The Social Studies Frameworks provide one way that teachers, schools, and districts might organize and teach the Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) within units. Both Middle and High School Economics standards can be located here!
Economics can help us answer these questions. Below, we’ve provided links to short articles that illustrate what economics is and how it connects to our everyday lives. This site has both STUDENT and EDUCATOR resources as well as DATE sets!
EconEdLink is a premier source of classroom-tested, Internet-based economic and personal finance materials for K-12 teachers and their students.
An economics website, with the GLOSS*arama searchable glossary of terms and concepts, the WEB*pedia searchable encyclopedia database of terms and concepts, the ECON*world database of websites, etc. This link takes you to A PEDestrian's Guide to the ECONOMY, a wealth of information for those learning about economics!
EQUIPPING EDUCATORS, EDUCATING STUDENTS AND EMPOWERING CONSUMERS Grade-level resources for teaching about monetary policy and other economic topics
The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them. Excellent for learning about current issues and for real-world examples fo economics in action!
The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global policy.
Link to over 300 Economics resources for middle school through college students!
California Council on Economic Education. Economics resources and links teachers who need new tools at www.ccee.org/economics-resources/
K-12 students should learn economics because they will make important decisions in their roles as workers/entrepreneurs, consumers, borrowers, savers, investors and voters.
The Georgia Council on Economic Education prepares teachers to teach economics in inspired ways, so that students grow up to be economically literate citizens. MORE
Amazing - and scary - visual of real-time economic data!