economy

Summer coronavirus wave scrambles re-opening plans

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Examine shifts in public policy and plans for the fall as coronavirus cases ramp up in mid-summer. Continue reading

Who is taking your money when you order takeout?

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In this lesson plan, uncover the hidden economy behind our quarantine takeout orders. Continue reading

Kahoot activity: How COVID has affected U.S. economy

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A man stands in front of a Modell’s store that is closed, as retail sales suffer record drop during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease…read more

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

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