The Story of Unemployment online course teaches students the answer to these questions: How is unemployment calculated? Why might people become unemployed? What can be done to get people back to work? Students also explore how education will help them avoid unemployment in the future. Enroll your students in the two-hour course today at wwww.stlouisfed.org/education/the-story-of-unemployment-online-course-for-teachers-and-students.
Two St. Louis Fed Economic Lowdown podcasts complement this edition of Inside the Vault. Go to www.stlouisfed.org/education/economic-lowdown-podcast-series/ to access Episode 5: Unemployment and Episode 10: The Labor Market. Use this extra review to reinforce concepts already learned.
For a complete list of resources, visit www.stlouisfed.org/education.
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