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Economics of Globalization: A Perspective on the Costs and Benefits


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Oct 11, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Want to discuss current international trade events with your students? This workshop will equip you with the means to do so.

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The Economics of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Oct 25, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

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Fundamentals of Environmental Economics


Supporting Center: Virginia Commonwealth University
Oct 30, 2018, 8:45 am - 3:30 pm

Why do people pollute? What are the best ways to deal with pollution? And how can I teach these important issues to my students? This one-day program uses the power of economics to answer pressing environmental questions.

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Fun and Games with Economic Concepts: Energizers for the Elementary Classroom


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Nov 13, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Learning is more effective when it is an active rather than a passive process. – Kurt Lewin

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Fundamentals of Enviornmental Economics


Supporting Center: University of Virginia’s College at Wise
Nov 15, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

This one-day program uses the power of economics to analyze and address pressing environmental questions.

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


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
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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