Integrating Economics into U.S. History: Meeting the Common Core Standards for Rigor and Relevance

Professional Development

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

WORKSHOP DETAILS

  • 08/13/2012
  • 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • HSBC National Center
  • Presenter: Dr. Mark Schug, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

MEDIA TYPE

  • National Center Workshops

GRADES: 6-8, 9-12

SUBJECTS

With the economy dominating the news, now is the perfect time to equip yourself with the knowledge and curriculum materials to help your high school students better understand U.S. History through the lens of economics.  Improve your students state testing scores and integrate lesson which meet the New Common Core Standards with Focus: Understanding Economics in U.S. History This publication supplements units by using economics to better understand topics such as exploration and settlement, the constitutional period, the booms and busts of the 1800s, racial discrimination, the Civil War, the Great Depression, and other more recent historical events.

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