Economics Workshop - Chadron
Join us for a fun, interactive workshop on differentiating in the economics classroom. We will cover vocabulary, K-12 standards, content, and pedagogy.
Date: Saturday, September 27
Time: 10 am to 3 pm
Location: Chadron State College
Audience: K-12 teachers and pre-service teachers from all disciplines, especially special education teachers.
Benefits: All K-12 teachers and pre-service teachers will receive a $50 stipend, lunch, and economic and financial literacy curriculum.
Economics of Disasters
Are disasters good for the economy?
When disaster strikes, what can markets do?
What can government do? What can we do?
Date: Saturday, October 18
Times: 9 am to 4 pm
Location: UNO - Mammel Hall
Benefits: All K-12 teachers and pre-service teachers will receive a $75 stipend, lunch, and a great day of professional development.
Deposit Required: $25 check mailed to UNO Center which will be returned at the end of the event.
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Money Smart Kid Essay
Grades 6 through 8
Must be postmarked by October 17, 2014
1st place - $500
2nd place - $250
3rd place - $100
Inequality for All
Money Smart Week kick off event!
Movie screening and panel discussion
Date: Thursday, November 6
Times: 6 to 9 pm
Location: UNL - Ross Theater
Additional Details Coming Soon
2015 Personal Finance Institute
Date: July 14 - July 16
Location: Central Community College, Norfolk, NE
Audience: Personal Finance Teachers
Registration Coming Soon
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.
Please feel free to Contact Us if you need additional information, would like to sponsor an event, or would like to help support the Council and its Mission.
You can reach some of our Key Resources using the links below:
- The EconChallenge
- Centers for Economic Education
- Tuition Assistance - Guffey Scholars Program
- The Stock Market Game
- Finance Challenge