Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

The History of Medicare

December 14 4:00-5:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Presenter: Amanda Stiglbauer


Teachers will be able to:

– Analyze data and documents associated with the creation of Medicare.

– Compare statements for and against Medicare.

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this webinar, learn about the creation of Medicare and help students evaluate potential solutions to issues it still presents.


Use the latest EdTech tools to teach the historical context behind this federal program by analyzing data and documents related to its creation.

Teachers can evaluate arguments of those who supported and opposed Medicare, and dive into strategies to help students investigate potential solutions for funding.