Computer gaming with real world relevance, outstanding educational materials, easy to run, and proven to increase student learning across the curriculum. SMG--exciting and rewarding for both teachers and students
Connect technology and the economics, personal finance, and history classrooms! Learn about free technology resources that engage students, share best practices for integrating technology, and gain creative learning solutions.
Fusing Financial Literacy and writing could be as challenging as balancing a checkbook. This ready-to-go literacy plan provides innovative strategies/resources that will allow students to become stronger readers and writers.
This session is a "window" on recent economic surveys in the school curriculum. What are current state requirements? Testing? Latest research about required versus integrated courses? Professional development? Curriculum materials?
This session provides teachers with tools for introducing economics using cases, skits, and debate with a focus on sustainability in a rapidly globalizing economy. Leave with classroom ready materials!
Enliven your winter holiday lessons with an economic approach designed to empower students to be critical consumers and conscious gift-givers. Participants receive lesson plans featuring service learning and critical literacy.
Session describes active-learning lessons that show how middle school students can use economics to better understand societies throughout world history. Many lessons are adaptable to high school use.
Bring historical biographies into today's learning environment with technology and Common Core Standards! Featuring patriots featured on U.S. currency, economics and history will be integrated in free interactive lesson plans.
Connect employment to the global economy, education, income, and Federal Reserve. Creative learning strategies, statistical data, technology, curriculum resources, and Common Core connections will be shared in fun, interactive ways!
Gain a greater understanding of important issues relating to women in the labor force through an interactive presentation and lesson. Numerous resources and lesson plans are included for all participants.