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Personal Finance Greatest Hits & Innovations: Free Lessons, Resources & Simulations (ROANOKE)


Supporting Center: Virginia Tech
Nov 28, 2018, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This “mini-conference” will feature the latest innovations in instructional technology and real-world personal finance simulations. Simulations range from Gen i Revolution, where students take on the role of operatives on 16 missions to help people save and invest, to Invest in What’s Next, new online modules designed to help students make their first major financial […]

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Playful Economics


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Nov 28, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Teach your students economic concepts using modelling clay and fun hands-on activities!

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Personal Finance Greatest Hits & Innovations: Free Lessons, Resources & Simulations (WISE)


Supporting Center: Virginia Tech
Partnering Center: University of Virginia’s College at Wise
Nov 29, 2018, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This “mini-conference” will feature the latest innovations in instructional technology and real-world personal finance simulations. Simulations range from Gen i Revolution, where students take on the role of operatives on 16 missions to help people save and invest, to Invest in What’s Next, new online modules designed to help students make their first major financial […]

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Virginia Reads One Book


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Dec 04, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Learn how to build your student’s entrepreneurial spirit by following the crazy adventures of Cleo Edison Oliver.

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Performance-Based Assessments Across K-12 Subjects: Essential Skills in Economics


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
Dec 10, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

You don’t have to be an expert in [economics], but having the ability to think the way these experts do will help you tremendously. –Bill Gates (2017), Microsoft Co-founder

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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: Virginia Tech
Jan 15, 2019, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Thinking of bringing the Stock Market Game™ to your 4th-12th grade class? This workshop helps make the most out of the experience – learning how to play the game as well as how to integrate this teaching tool into your existing classroom curriculum.

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