EconomicsWisconsin and its Centers for Economic Education offer development programs and seminars to help teachers pass on economic information to their students in a fun and educational way. These seminars focus on Council for Economic Education curricula and help guide educators in streamlining these teachings in their present curriculum.
Economics for Opinion Leaders – School Board Members & Administrators
September 24th & 25th at the Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake, WI
This workshop will help to develop a clearer understanding of basic economic principles. It will provide knowledge and thinking skills that can be applied to help make better decisions for the children and families you serve every day. Registration is $45.00.
12th Annual Get Your Students Pumped Up for Personal Finance & Economics!
October 19th at Lambeau Field, Green Bay, WI
This one day conference at Lambeau Field is geared to support K-12 teachers and community outreach educators, or anyone with an interest in enhancing the financial and economic literacy of individuals (young or old) within their community. Network with leaders in the field of financial literacy and economic education, ranging from: college professors, K-12 teachers, private foundations, members of the financial services industry, regulatory agencies, and others who share your passion. Among those presenting are college professors with expertise in personal financial and economics education, fellow K-12 teachers with years of experience teaching these disciplines, as well as financial industry veterans. Fifteen sessions will be offered including a strand focusing on teaching financial literacy to the community. Registration is $65.00.