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Special Topic: Lesson Plan of the Year winners

Economically Speaking

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Atlanta Fed announces winners of Lesson Plan of the Year contest
Five teachers made the grade with winning lessons plans in the Atlanta Fed's annual contest, which challenges middle and high school educators in the Southeast to develop classroom activities using Federal Reserve materials.
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The ABCs of GDP
Economy-watchers look at GDP as a measure of a nation's overall economic health. Find out the fundamentals about this often-quoted indicator.
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Preparing for a changing financial market
The prospect of investing in complex, rapidly evolving financial markets may be intimidating. But learning a few basic principles about how financial products work can prepare students for whatever innovations the markets have in store.