Grade 9-12
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On-Demand Webinar

Summer Institute Day 1 Morning Session: Core Concepts in Macroeconomics

July 11 9:00-12:00pm ET
Time: 180 mins,
Updated: July 14 2022,
Presenter: Emily Anderson

Objective

In this webinar teachers will be able to:

  • Review core macroeconomic concepts
  • Be introduced to a variety of lessons and resources that encourage active engagement of students

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

Description

In this session, we will address core concepts in macroeconomics such as macroeconomic thinking, employment/unemployment, inflation, budget deficits and public debt, fiscal policy, comparative advantage, and trade. A variety of lessons, resources, and materials will be introduced, modeled and shared. The presented items will help encourage active engagement of students through simulations, collaborative learning structures, and real-world examples. This session aligns well with the afternoon session on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.

This special session will be hosted on Zoom.

Resources

Subjects:
Economics