Challenges face Central European, Baltic, and former Soviet countries during their transitions to new political and economic systems. These 10 lessons are devoted to economic reform and their accompanying complications. Students: Role-play parking lot managers Simulate effects of change in money supply on price levels Compare proposals to privatize U.S. public schools to privatizing state property in Eastern Europe.
Economics in Action: 14 Greatest Hits for Teaching High School Economics - ISBN 1561830860
Economies in Transition : Command to Market - ISBN 156183484X
The Council for Economic Education envisions a world in which people are empowered through economic and financial literacy to make informed and responsible choices throughout their lives as consumers, savers, investors, workers, citizens, and participants in our global economy.
Some of the areas in K-12 education we publish in include:
- Establishing and building credit
- Managing personal finances
- Understanding economics on a local, national, and global level
- Using economics in other subject areas: Social Studies, Geography, History, etc. [via]