Standards in Economics

Below are the National Standards in Economics that most closely relate to the following interactive tool.


Technology ~

Grades: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12


Name: Income

Standard: 13

  • Students will understand that: Income for most people is determined by the market value of the productive resources they sell. What workers earn primarily depends on the market value of what they produce.
  • Students will be able to use this knowledge to: Predict future earnings based on their current plans for education, training, and career options.