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Resources for Teaching Monetary Policy in AP U.S. Government and Politics

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The accelerated pace of many AP U.S. Government and Politics classes means teachers must select instructional resources that quickly explain complex concepts. This lesson plan suggests a variety of resources to help students master the essentials of monetary policy while learning about the makeup of the Federal Reserve System and its crucial role in our nation’s economy. The resources include individual online learning, videos to view individually or as a class, an in-class activity, and more.

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