Lesson 18 comes from CEE’s newly revised Third Edition of High School Economics. Over the course of twenty-eight lessons the Third Edition addresses the needs of today’s students, urging them to engage with current events.
Martha Rush, a teacher from Mounds View School in Minneapolis Minnesota, demonstrates in this video how to get the most out of Lesson 18: Unemployment Survey.
Lesson 18 objectives:
- Decide whether a worker is employed, unemployed, or not in the labor force.
- Calculate the unemployment rate.
- Identify shortcomings of using the unemployment rate to describe a country’s labor market situation.
Discover more about the Third Edition of High School Economics.