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Students examine data over employment and unemployment rates from February 2010. In this economic data lesson, students review information, charts, and graphs provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and use the given data to answer provided multiple choice and essay questions.
Learners examine the employment and unemployment rates for March 2010 as given by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In this economic data lesson, students review reports, determine changes from past reports, determine factors influencing change in rates and explain how the employment and unemployment rates have implications on everyone by completing an essay question provided.
Learners explore the concept of social security. In this social security lesson, students read an article about social security and whether or not it will last. Learners discuss ideas on what to do when social security runs out. Students discuss the reliability of social security.
Students examine The Employment Report from April 2010. In this economic data lesson, students review data provided and explore links to figure out the changes in U.S. employment and unemployment and what factors have influenced it by completing provided questions through assessment.
Students identify the various job classifications in the tobacco industry. Using their text, they determine the average wage rate and typical gender working in the tobacco companies in the early 20th century. They discuss the impact of gender on wage earning potential to end the lesson.
Students examine the unemployment rate for January 2003. Using the case study, they identify the factors that caused the rate to decrease. They analyze the impact of data announcements and review historical trends. They also practice calculating the rate given different scenerios.