Grades 6-8, 9-12
In this session, teachers will:
- Learn strategies for teaching how economics is used in decision-making
- Engage in a variety of activities that are student-centered
- Apply concepts to real world experiences
- Understand how current events can enhance student understanding.
This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.
This workshop provides an introduction to the theory of how individuals make decisions and how these decisions interact. Fundamental concepts such as scarcity, opportunity costs, decision-making, demand/supply, and equilibrium are included. Participants will engage in interactive activities and receive innovative lessons and ideas that are essential for any high-school economics classroom.
Grades K-2, 3-5