In this webinar teachers will be able to:
- Identify sources of national deficits and debt
- Locate resources to help teach deficits and debt
- Explain the impact of fiscal policy on the economy
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Deficits, debt, and budgets – oh my! Learn how to help your students with these concepts on the AP Macro Test.
Updated with new statistics! The students examine economic data in order to predict the results of presidential elections.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Fiscal Policy, GDP
Grades Higher Education, 9-12
On this website, you can see how the frameworks and theories taught in class relate to real-world timely events.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Fiscal Policy, Income Distribution
In this economics activity, students will explore a link between the nation's debt and security.
Key Concepts: Budget Deficits and Public Debt
In this economics activity, students will analyze a political cartoon to examine how beliefs influence economic decisions.
Key Concepts: Fiscal Policy, Roles of Government