• Welcome to Business Law
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    The coursework is based on the North Carolina Common Core Essential Standards.  It will introduce you to the world of business law.  You will study true situations that show you how business and personal law impacts not only business but your life as well.  This introductory learning course will help you achieve an understanding of legal principles that you will use throughout your life and how business law impacts your life on a daily basis. The projects for this class will focus on extended coverage of how to analyze legal situations, how to read case citations, the analyzation of ethical situations, and legal advice.  Additional focus will be on the ever immerging global economy with regards to business law and the impact it has on the 21st Century.  This is a fast paced course which will challenge students by combining business law and ethics.    


    By: John E. Adamson 
    Edition: 17th Pub Date: 2005
    Publisher: Thomson Learning College
    This course will explore the foundations of business law, while introducing personal law topics that interest students. The textbook utilized will be "LAW FOR BUSINESS AND PERSONAL USE".  This text combines strong content with interactive technology and videos to maintain student interest and support active learning. Coverage includes contracts, criminal law, consumer protection, wills and estates, marriage and divorce, property law, agency, employment contracts, unions, commercial paper, and credit obligations.
    Course Objectives 
    • Basics of the Law
    • Contract Law
    • Basic Business Law
    • Introduction to Personal Law


    1.) Are scheduled to take assessments surveying their knowledge and mastery of skills as specified in the North Carolina CTE Essential Standard.
    2.) Should attempt each question/prompt on the assessment.
    3.) Should bring two sharpened No. 2 pencils (for paper-pencil assessments) 
    4.) Should use school issued/approved graph paper, if applicable
    5.) Will be provided information regarding the use of calculators during the administration of NC CTE assessment.
    6.) Should not bring extra blank paper, dictionaries, reference books, textbooks, cell phones, mp3 players, cameras, smartpens, music, thesauruses, or computers to the assessment site.
    7.) Will be informed of any local and state policies regarding the use of assessment results.

    CTE Facts    
    • 71% of students in North Carolina took a CTE course.
    • 90.2% of CTE students graduated from High School. 
    Course Syllabus 
    Click on the link below to access the course syllabus program of study. 
    Syllabus Principlesof Business.docx  
    I look forward to a great year at Reagan High School!

    Thank you,
    Mr. Norwood
    Ronald Wilson Reagan High School
    3750 Transou Road
    Pfafftown, NC 27040
    Phone: (336) 703-6776 | Fax: (336) 922-1752
    Hours: 8:55am - 3:40pm

    August 2019 Updates

    This video was presented during our Global Economy and 21st Century review.
    Canada is the number one (1) largest trade partner of the United States. 
    Please click on the link below to view the Animoto video featuring Canada - Great Partner to the North.


    This video was presented during our Global Economy and 21st Century review.
    China is the 2nd largest trade partner of the USA. 
    Please click on the link below to view the Animoto video featuring China - Old & New.





    1.) The link below brings you to the WSFCS handbook for students and parents.  The handbook outlines all the information for both students and parents including expectations, grading, student life, academics, etc.
    WSFCS Student-Parent Handbook
    2.) The following link connects you to the WSFCS Calendars.  This link details all school days based on the current schedule.  It also includes bell times, A/B days, and holidays.


    WSFCS Calendars
    3.) Please click on the following link to access Resources for Parents.  These pages detail all information pertinent to parents based on the current school year to ensure academic success.  The pages include additional links for summer school,  afterschool programs, college and scholarship links, early admission, exceptional children, publications, lunch menus, parent assistant which is a tool that allows parents and students to access student information through the Internet at work or at home, parent-teacher associations, psychological services, school social workers, supply lists for elementary, middle and high school, the Beehive which is a nonprofit website connecting people to educational tools and services, tutoring, transportation, and volunteers.


    4.) Please click on the following link to access the Reagan High School NC Report Card
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