In this economics lesson plan, students conduct their own employment survey to calculate an unemployment rate.
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High School Economics Lesson 18: After calculating the unemployment rate, students discuss the shortcomings of using only the unemployment rate to gauge the health of the labor market. Real-time data will be presented and recent unemployment trends discussed.
Grades 6-8, 9-12