Sunday, November 22, 2009

Unemployment in the US

  • This sobering flash video depicts a graphic of the unemployment rate from 2007 to current date. The questions this would generate would be a great way to engage students in a very tough current event topic. Why is the unemployment rate higher along the coasts? What does this graphic tell us about the economic trends in the US? What other questions could you have students ask and then how can they find the answers?

    tags: unemployment

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