Deepen your economic and financial knowledge and learn relevant and engaging ways to teach it to K-5 students, all in the comfort of your home.
Turn student games into your tools with this session on using video games to teach economics. Learn about the costs of developing a successful video game. How to use Minecraft to teach about productive resources. How Fortnite can teach about opportunity cost. Using Pokemon Go to teach about scarcity and other concepts that can be illustrated through the gaming industry.
Teach your students economic concepts using modeling clay and fun hands-on activities.
Bring economics alive through puppets in your classroom!
Looking for creative ways to cover all K-3 economics related SOL? This institute is for you.
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