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Atlanta Teachers Vs Bankers.........Is Justice Equal Free Demo

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  • 1. 
    Atlanta teachers vs Bankers Lesson Plan Outline
  • 2. 
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  • 3. 
    In 2011 a report was released describing problems with the Atlanta public school system. What was the subject of the report?
    • A. 

      Falsifying time cards.

    • B. 

      Teachers cheating on standardized test.

    • C. 

      Teachers stealing money from the school system.

    • D. 

      Drug usage by teachers in the system.

  • 4. 
    The report on the school system indicated that:
    • A. 

      It was only a few teachers involved in the cheating.

    • B. 

      There was only one school involved in the cheating.

    • C. 

      There was a widespread conspiracy within the school system to cheat.

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 5. 
    During the cheating period:
    • A. 

      Students in the system were improving.

    • B. 

      The Atlanta School System won awards for student improvement.

    • C. 

      No one in upper levels of the school system knew the cheating existed.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Every teacher in the Atlanta School System was involved in the cheating scandal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What method did the teachers use to cheat on the test?
    • A. 

      Giving the parents the answers to the test before the test.

    • B. 

      Erase student wrong answers and replace with the correct one.

    • C. 

      Helping children with the test during the test.

    • D. 

      B and c

    • E. 

      A,b,and c

  • 8. 
    Teachers who did not agree with the cheating were:
    • A. 

      Left alone and asked not to participate.

    • B. 

      Were promoted for being honest.

    • C. 

      Received a bonus for being honest.

    • D. 

      Threatened or told not to cooperate with investigators.

  • 9. 
    A key part in the indictment against the teachers is that a culture was created in the to encourage cheating. In this system a work environment for cheating was fostered and rewarded.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The top administrator of the Atlanta Public School system had know knowledge of the cheating within the system.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The Atlanta school system was the only schools system in the U.S. with cheating problems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The problem in the Atlanta school system resulted in the first major law enforcement investigation into teacher cheating.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which of the reasons below represent why a teacher may cheat with respect to student test scores.
    • A. 

      Teachers are competitive with each other.

    • B. 

      Teacher bonuses are based on higher test scores.

    • C. 

      Teachers believe that this is a good way to help the students learn the material.

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 14. 
    About how many students were affected by the cheating scandal?
    • A. 

      7064

    • B. 

      1000000

    • C. 

      2544

    • D. 

      705

  • 15. 
    What was the estimated dollar amount paid out in bonuses to the 11 teachers sentenced to jail in the Atlanta scandal?
    • A. 

      645000

    • B. 

      600000

    • C. 

      100000

    • D. 

      4000

  • 16. 
    Which race was more affected by the Atlanta teaching scandal?
    • A. 

      Hispanic

    • B. 

      Black

    • C. 

      Oriental

    • D. 

      White

  • 17. 
    What affect did the cheating have on the students involved?
    • A. 

      It helped them be successful in the next grades.

    • B. 

      It made the student work harder the next year.

    • C. 

      It prevented the system from identifying a student with learning problems in subjects like Reading and English, therefore limiting the necessary help needed for the student to be successful.

    • D. 

      It made the students unprepared for higher grade levels resulting in low performance.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

    • F. 

      C and d only.

  • 18. 
    One of the charges that the 11 teachers were convicted of is racketeering. This is the same charge used to convict organized crime families.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The total dollar amount in bonuses paid to 22 or the 44 schools involved in the scandal is______?
    • A. 

      75000

    • B. 

      645000

    • C. 

      50000

    • D. 

      10000

  • 20. 
    Of the 12 teachers indicted how many were convicted and received jail time.
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      11

    • D. 

      5

  • 21. 
    In 2007 the United States experienced one of the worst recessions in its economic history. What industry was largely blamed for this recession?
    • A. 

      Oil and Gas

    • B. 

      Banking and Financial

    • C. 

      Education

    • D. 

      Agriculture

  • 22. 
    One activity that contributed to the recession was mortgage fraud.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    How did the mortgage companies commit fraud?
    • A. 

      They charged customers with excessive fees.

    • B. 

      They sold houses that were not for sale.

    • C. 

      They would use false and undocumented information to get mortgages approved.

    • D. 

      They sold a house more than once.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 24. 
    A mortgage granted by a lender without checking tax returns, employment history, or anything else is called a ________?
    • A. 

      Stated income mortgage

    • B. 

      Liar loan

    • C. 

      A standard mortgage

    • D. 

      Payday loan

    • E. 

      A and b

    • F. 

      A and c

  • 25. 
    People who qualified for mortgages using liar loans would not have qualified for the loan using traditional requirements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    How did the liar loans affect the people who got those loans?
    • A. 

      They would destroy their credit history which would make it difficult to get credit in the future.

    • B. 

      The could not afford the loans and would lose the house.

    • C. 

      They would pay higher interest rates than other borrowers.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 27. 
    Most of the liar loans were the result of customers supplying false information without the mortgage brokers or mortgage company knowledge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    What happened to employees who tried to expose the fraud in the mortgage industry?
    • A. 

      They received bonuses from management.

    • B. 

      They were promoted to another position.

    • C. 

      They were left alone. Nothing happened to them.

    • D. 

      They were fired or threatened with losing their job.

  • 29. 
    About how many people were negatively affected by the mortgage fraud?
    • A. 

      14000000

    • B. 

      100000

    • C. 

      7000

    • D. 

      674000

  • 30. 
    Who in the United States was negatively affected financially by the repercussions of mortgage fraud?
    • A. 

      People who owned homes.

    • B. 

      People who had retirement accounts.

    • C. 

      People who were invested in the stock market

    • D. 

      Employees who were fired because of the recession caused by the financial fraud.

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 31. 
    Which of the following represents the damages caused by the mortgage fraud?
    • A. 

      Trillions of dollars.

    • B. 

      Millions of dollars

    • C. 

      Billions of dollars

    • D. 

      645000 dollars

  • 32. 
    The banks admitted that they did they made a mistake with respect to monitoring mortgage fraud.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Many of the banks/corporations have been fined for their role in the mortgage crisis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    How many corporate top executives who ran these companies and were responsible for creating a culture of fraud within their companies have been brought to trial and convicted?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      30

  • 35. 
    There have been some people prosecuted and jailed with respect to loan fraud including only one top executives of a financial institution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 36. 
    Both the banks involved in mortgage fraud and the Atlanta teacher scandal involved the creation of a culture of fraud.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    Which of the following represent a common them in both the mortgage fraud and the Atlanta teacher scandal?
    • A. 

      The dollar amount of the fraud

    • B. 

      Pay for performance incentives

    • C. 

      The number of people hurt in the fraud.

    • D. 

      The type of damage done to the victims.