Carl Lauro Elementary School http://ripr.org en Gist Back in the Classroom http://ripr.org/post/gist-back-classroom <p></p><p>State Education Commissioner Deborah Gist got a chance to use her teaching skills this week. &nbsp;She taught a mini economics lesson to a kindergarten class.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Twenty kindergartners quietly fidget as Commissioner Gist introduces herself.&nbsp; Her lesson focuses on basic concepts like earning and saving, and how to recognize coins.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:13:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 12718 at http://ripr.org Gist Back in the Classroom