• Name: William E. McCusker, Jr.
    Subjects / Classes Taught: Government Three Branches of Government
                                              Economics  The Economist
    Degree(s): B.A. Economics (Uiniversity of Cincinatti), M. Ed. Educational Psychology, Special Education and Reading Emphasis
    Email: mccusker@phoenixunion.org

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     We the People CHOOSE.  CHOICES involve COSTS.  COSTS have CONSEQUENCES that lie in the FUTURE

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    • Textbook(s) Name(s) Economics Today (Pearson), United States Government (McGrueders)
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    • Teaching Philosophy  Students gain a sense of pride by understanding how Governtment and Economics allows them to succeed by learning about their unique abilities
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