Economics for Leaders

Outstanding Economics Professional Development Opportunity

Economics for Leaders (EFL) represents a unique experience in economics education that brings together teachers looking to improve their teaching skills in economics. The EFL one-week program is rigorous and encompasses 50+ hours of instruction.

Date: July 27 through August 1

Location: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Kaufman Center

Cost: Lodging, materials, and most meals covered - $200 registration and deposit fee. $100 will be refunded by FTE.

Thanks to some additional funding from Centris Federal Credit Union and Inceptia we can now provide an additional $100 stipend to all Nebraska Teachers. This makes your monetary cost FREE!

Audience: Middle school and high school teachers from all disciplines

High School Juniors: this is also an opportunity for current high school juniors. Please encourage your outstanding students to apply. The student fee is $600 for the week (July 27 through August 3). All attending Nebraska students will receive a $300 scholarship.

Economics for Leaders Informational Flyer

Complete Details and Registration

Economics of Health Care

Summer Seminar for Teachers

Date: June 10 and 11

Times: 8:30 to 3:30 each day

Location: Union Pacific Headquarters, Downtown Omaha

Registration is now closed

Additional Information


Through out five Centers for Economic Education, the Council serves as a resource to educators, administrators and public officials by providing directed training, graduate education, workshops and classroom activities and competition to teachers and students in K-12 and post-secondary institutions.

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