Why Use Teaching the News?
Economic lessons can sometimes seem too abstract for students. “Teaching the News” not only puts these lessons into real life perspective but it also helps educate your students on how to critically engage with current events. Use these current events to teach the news in your classroom. Following each article you’ll find several related resources from EconEdLink.org for teaching the underlying economics and personal finance concepts.
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