Teacher Workshops

High School Workshops

The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: Virginia Tech
Sep 06, 2018, 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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Bell Ringer: How To Start A Lesson Right


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
Sep 06, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Want to grab your students attention at the beginning of each period? Or, want to find a quick formative assessment that doesn’t take long? A bell ringer activity might be exactly what you need.

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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Sep 10, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 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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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: University of Mary Washington
Sep 10, 2018, 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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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: Virginia Commonwealth University
Sep 11, 2018, 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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Using pop culture to teach economics


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Sep 18, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Want to integrate pop culture into your economics and personal finance lessons? Then this session is for you.

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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
Sep 18, 2018, 4:30 pm - 7:30 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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Webinar: Understanding the Stock Market Game™ from the Student’s Perspective


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Sep 19, 2018, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Take a tour of the student Stock Market Game™ website and experience the game from your student’s perspective.

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Webinar: Tour the SMG Teacher Support Center


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Sep 19, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Don’t reinvent the wheel. Learn about the resources available in the Teacher Support Center provided by the Stock Market Game™.

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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: George Mason University
Sep 20, 2018, 4:30 pm - 7:30 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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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: University of Virginia’s College at Wise
Sep 20, 2018, 4:30 pm - 7:30 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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Cybersecurity, Economics, and Personal Finance


Supporting Center: Virginia Commonwealth University
Sep 21, 2018, 9:00 am - 3:45 pm

How do you avoid identity theft? What kinds of information and photos are least risky to post on social media? Answer these and other questions while also exploring basic concepts in economics and personal finance.

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Webinar: Stock Market Game™ Boot Camp


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Sep 22, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn all about the Stock Market Game™ and the valuable teaching tool it can be for students in grades 4 – 12 from the comfort of your computer.

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Using Economics to Teach about Elections


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Oct 09, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

The upcoming elections offer teachers a great opportunity to use economic reasoning to teach students about political elections and the decision-making process people and politicians go through when choosing how to vote on policies.

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Economics of Globalization: A Perspective on the Costs and Benefits


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
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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From Adam Smith to Zheng He, economic concepts throughout world history


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Oct 23, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Gain access to fun and interesting simulations and activities that illustrate the role economics played throughout world history.

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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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Economics of Immigration


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Nov 14, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Dive into the complex and timely concept of immigration through the lens of economics.

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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: 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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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Jan 16, 2019, 4:30 pm - 7:30 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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Webinar: Understanding the Stock Market Game™ from the Student’s Perspective


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Jan 22, 2019, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Take a tour of the student Stock Market Game™ website and experience the game from your student’s perspective

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Webinar: Tour the SMG Teacher Support Center


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Jan 23, 2019, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Don’t reinvent the wheel. Learn about the resources available in the Teacher Support Center provided by the Stock Market Game™.

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The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
Jan 24, 2019, 4:30 am - 7:30 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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Webinar: Stock Market Game™ Boot Camp


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Jan 26, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn all about the Stock Market Game™ and the valuable teaching tool it can be for students in grades 4 – 12 from the comfort of your computer.

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