Economics

Coronavirus update: How states are preparing to reopen

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Find out the latest updates on the coronavirus and how states are preparing to reopen. Continue reading

Inequality in education funding

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In this lesson plan, learn about one state’s attempts to remedy an alarming gap between the funding of its wealthiest and poorest school districts. Continue reading

Could working from home become the new norm?

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, discuss how working from home could become the new norm. Continue reading

Economic role of government now and during Great Depression

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson, learn how the coronavirus is impacting the economy and how it compares to the Great Depression. Continue reading

PBS news summary: Choose your own current event activity

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In this current events lesson, check out the PBS NewsHour’s 2-minute news wrap from April 8, 2020. Continue reading

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