This Socio-Economic Goals of the Government lesson plan also includes:
Equity. Increased productivity. Price stability. Environmental protection. Decreased poverty. Governments establish socio-economic goals and then must design and fund programs to address these goals. Groups investigate various programs designed to help governments meet it's socio-economic goals and evaluate their effectiveness.
- The informtion sheets are dated; therefore, have groups investigate current statistics for their program
- The 17th in a series of 19 related resources
- The six-page packet includes a brief plan, information sheets for the various programs, and a brief constructed response paragraph
- Because little scaffolding is provided for the activity, some learners may struggle with the assessment