Economics Teacher Resources
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The Economics of Income: If You’re So Smart, Why Aren't You Rich?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIf basketball players make more than teachers, why shouldn't learners all aspire to play in the NBA? Unraveling the cost and benefits of education and future economic success can be tricky. Economic data, real-life cases, and some...
Focus on Economic Data: US Real GDP Growth, 4th Quarter 2011 (Second Estimate, February 29,2012)
9th - 12th
Learners review current economic indicators, such as inflation, unemployment and the Real GDP. They then assess the connection between business cycles, economic indicators, and GDP data. They make predictions about future economic...
Factors of Production and Economic Decision-Making
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Class members begin this engaging economics activity by listing all the resources used in the production of a car, and use that example to draw parallels to the four primary factors of production: capital goods, labor, natural resources,...
The Economics of Dallas Buyers Club
8 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do entrepreneurship and crony capitalism intersect with federal regulation and the Food and Drug Administration in Dallas Buyers Club? This is a fascinating video that covers a wealth of economic concepts while referencing the recent...
Ford, Carter, and the Economic Malaise
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover 1970s America in an incredibly engaging and enlightening manner with this resource, which primarily details the major economic landscape of the decade of the period and the volatile presidency of Jimmy Carter. Topics covered...
Economic Health Indicators: GDP and CPI Worksheet
11th - 12th
Examine the nation's economic health using this GDP and CPI instructional activity, which features helpful graphic depictions of complex concepts. The first 2 pages include 17 short-answer questions intended to guide reading from a text...