Patrick Henry High School Students Are Spending "Larimer Bucks"

A man standing behind table holding play money.Visa's Practical Money Skills has nominated Thomas Larimer as the Innovative Educator for the Month of May. Mr. Larimer teaches Economics and Personal Finance at Patrick Henry High School.

He has implemented a new economic system into his classroom to give students real world applications with their finances. Students earn money (Larimer Bucks) for completing assignments. Students will use the earned money to pay for their expenses and bills. Students can also buy prizes at the Larimer Store.

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Thomas Larimer