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Personal Finance Institute

Teaching or planning to teach personal finance? This 5 day institute will deepen your knowledge in all aspects of personal finance.

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University of Lynchburg Center for Economic Education

Jul 13, 2020 - Jul 17, 2020
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
University of Lynchburg – Schewel 232
1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 45

This institute is particularly helpful for those teaching the personal finance portion of high school Economics and Personal Finance as it covers detailed content instruction including banking, credit, consumer rights and responsibilities, insurance, taxes, financial planning and planning for further education after high school. Content instruction is delivered by experts from the various fields and participants receive curricula for use in the classroom.

Teachers also take the W!SE Financial Literacy test and have the opportunity to earn this teacher certification at no charge.  Teachers who complete the entire institute and pass the W!SE certification will also be recognized as VCEE Certified Personal Finance Educators.

Participants receive a number of resources for use in the classroom including a Virtual Economics Version 5.0 flash drive with over 1,400 activity-based lessons searchable by grade and topic, 51 key economic concepts, and a glossary with over 500 terms. ($160 value).

A refundable deposit of $75 is required and must be received by June 15, 2020  to participate in the class.  Checks will be returned uncashed to participants who complete the entire course.  Mail to:  Rebecca Booth, Center for Economic Education, University of Lynchburg, VA  24501

Lunch and refreshments provided.


Fee: NO CHARGE, however $75.00 refundable fee required

Registration is not complete until a check payable to VCEE for a $75.00 refundable deposit is received. The deposit will be returned uncashed after you complete the workshop. Mail the check to:

Rebecca Booth, Director
Center for Economic Education
University of Lynchburg
Schewel 347
1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24501-3113


Instructor: Rebecca Booth, Director
Contact Person:
Rebecca Booth, Director
Center for Economic Education
University of Lynchburg
434.544.8791
booth.r@lynchburg.edu

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