Economics

Lesson Plan: Becoming agents for change through the Sustainable Development Goals

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This lesson introduces students to the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals), connects SDGs across cultures and explores how we can work towards a healthier, happier and more peaceful world. Continue reading

Explainer: The role of unions and why Amazon workers lost the vote to unionize

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The National Labor Relations Board finished counting ballots last week and found Amazon union organizers in Alabama did not have nearly enough votes. Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Will offshore wind energy drive renewable energy push?

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Discuss promise and obstacles with renewable energy sources Continue reading

Lesson plan: Insurrections in American History: 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries

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To discuss after the mob violence at the Capitol on January 6th: How are race and class connected to insurrections in the history of our country? Continue reading

How a new COVID-19 spike might affect the economy

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What are the warning signs of economic downturn, and what can be done about it? Continue reading

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