In this edition of the 5E Educator, two articles shed light on the causes of – and possible impediments to – recoveries. These articles pose such critical questions as: What factors determine the strength of recoveries? Why has unemployment been so severe? We hope these articles and accompanying activities encourage students to consider the underlying causes and complexities of economic recoveries and generate meaningful discussion about what lies ahead.
Ever wonder what factors contribute to economic recoveries?
A Recovery Mind Meld, or The Amazing Race, a Matching Game
What are some of the short- and long-term implications associated with a jobless recovery?
Teaching tips and resources for your classroom
Notable events in the Fifth District and tour information