Below, we share a stellar teaching method from last year’s third-place winner in the Economist Educators Best in Class Teaching Award competition. For her winning entry, Becca Arnold, Professor of Economics at San Diego Mesa College, shared a teaching method she calls Visualizing the Economy: Using Interactive Maps to Teach Economics.

In her contest entry, Becca explained how she reinforces economic concepts through the use of interactive maps. View her video below, and then visit the Economist Educators Best in Class Award Web site to learn more about this year’s contest and to link out to see more of last year’s entries.

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