Economics

June 2021 update

June 2021 update

In this June update, we have news of the winners of the Be The Future challenge as well as a virtual work experience event for your students in July. There are also training events for A level Economics A at the end of the month and for International GCSE in July.

Globalisation and deglobalisation

Diversity in Economics

FT for secondary schools

June 2021 update

Globalisation and deglobalisation

Globalisation and deglobalisation

Globalisation is a topic on both the Economics A specification (in Theme 4) and the Economics B specification (in Themes 2 and 3). Has there been a move towards some deglobalisation and has the COVID pandemic affected this?

Diversity in Economics

FT for secondary schools

June 2021 update

Globalisation and deglobalisation

Diversity in Economics

Diversity in Economics

The #DiscoverEconomics initiative

FT for secondary schools

June 2021 update

Globalisation and deglobalisation

Diversity in Economics

FT for secondary schools

FT for secondary schools

The FT's free online subscriptions to students aged 16-19, their teachers and schools around the world is a very valuable resource for all Economics teachers.

Popular topics

Here are some topics which are featuring frequently in questions from teachers.

Find out about both free and paid-for resources to help support your teaching of Edexcel A level Economics A.

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Find out about:

  • how examiners' reports can help you to better understand the requirements of the different command verbs.
  • the grade boundaries and the notional grade boundaries you can use for mocks.
  • the grade statistics which show the percentage of candidates achieving each grade.

 

Find out about both free and paid-for resources to help support your teaching of Edexcel A level Economics B.

Go to the delivery support page

Find out about:

  • how examiners' reports can help you to better understand the requirements of the different command verbs.
  • the grade boundaries and the notional grade boundaries you can use for mocks.
  • the grade statistics which show the percentage of candidates achieving each grade.

 

Economics A is more traditional and uses models to a greater extent than Economics B.

Economics B comes from the Nuffield tradition which emphasizes the use of business contexts, rather than abstract models, in delivering economics concepts.

Find out about both free and paid-for resources to help support your teaching of IAL Economics.

Go to the delivery support page

Find out about:

  • how examiners' reports can help you to better understand the requirements of the different command verbs.
  • the grade boundaries and the notional grade boundaries you can use for mocks.
  • the grade statistics which show the percentage of candidates achieving each grade.

 

Find out about both free and paid-for resources to help support your teaching of International GCSE Economics.

Go to the delivery support page

Find out about:

  • how examiners' reports can help you to better understand the requirements of the different command verbs.
  • the grade boundaries and the notional grade boundaries you can use for mocks.
  • the grade statistics which show the percentage of candidates achieving each grade.

 

Useful documents

Economics A

Academic
Specification - A Level (Economics A)
pdf | 1.4 MB
Academic
Specification - GCSE (Economics)
pdf | 1.2 MB

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