Social Security: TX

    Economics (Grades 8-12):
  • The student understands significant economic developments between World War I and World War II. The student is expected to:
    1. analyze the effects of the Great Depression on the U.S. economy and government
    2. analyze how various New Deal agencies and programs such as the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and Social Security continue to affect the lives of U.S. citizens.