Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

Evaluating the Great Society Program

March 17 7:00-8:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: March 20 2020,


Teachers will be able to:

  • Evaluate the Great Society Program and teach students about employment and unemployment.
  • Define Fiscal Policies in American History.
  • Explore the long term effects of the Great Society Program in American History.

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this economics webinar, teachers will explore to what extent was the Great Society Program a success or failure.


The Great Society Program was a major response to the Civil Rights movement as well as a defining Fiscal Policy in American History. We will evaluate to what extent was the Great Society Program successful and its short and long term effects on American History.