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CR Economics

School Year: 2019-2020
Subject: Social Studies and History
Course ID: CASS78414
College Concurrent: No
School District: Big Horn County School District #1
Credit Recovery: Yes
Program Name: Wyoming Connections Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 9-12
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Connexus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Connections Academy
Credits: 0.5
Standards: Pending Approval
Hathaway Success Course: No
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: No
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Sep 03, 2019 - Jun 05, 2020
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
Credit Recovery Economics provides an introduction to the concepts of both macro- and microeconomics. Prentice Hall's -Economics: Principles in Action- provides the basis for instruction. Students explore topics such as scarcity, opportunity cost, and supply and demand. The course provides an overview of the free market and centrally planned economies, as well as how government influences economics. Students will also explore business and labor, money, banking, and finance. Economics introduces students to economic growth, development, and challenges in both the U.S. and the global economies.
Course Prerequisites:
None
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility: None
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • Participation verified by the virtual education teacher for time spent working offline.
  • Academic-based communication between the student and virtual education teacher or learning coach and virtual education teacher.
  • Synchronous time with the class, a group or the virtual education teacher recorded by the learning management system or teacher.
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course 1-3 times a week.
  • Virtual education teacher verifies participation 1 to 3 times weekly