Workshop Description

Civics & Economics: How Our Economy Flows, Markets & Prices (Modules 3 & 4)

Want to help your C & E students understand the economics related SOL in a manner that is relevant to them? This institute is for you.

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Virginia Tech Center for Economic Education

Nov 18, 2015
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
On the campus of Virginia Tech
Exact location will be provided by email to registrants, one week ahead of workshop
Blacksburg, VA 24061
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Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 6

This program covers Modules 3 & 4 of the Certified Middle School Economics Educator program, part of an 8-module program designed to provide professional development for Civics & Economics teachers that will equip them with both a stronger foundation in economics, and resources to enable teaching the economics objectives in an engaging and relevant way.  The workshop will include both direct instruction and modeling of hands-on, out-of-the-seat classroom activities.

Teachers need not have attended Modules 1 & 2 to participate in this workshop.  High school  as well as middle school teachers will benefit, and are welcome to take part.

Participants will receive the curriculum, Focus: Middle School Economics, containing 17 interactive lessons focused on the social studies needed to help students become effective citizens.


Fee: NO CHARGE, however $0.00 refundable fee required

Registration is not complete until a check payable to VCEE for a $0.00 refundable deposit is received. The deposit will be returned uncashed after you complete the workshop. Mail the check to:

Barbara Taylor
Center for Economic Education
Virginia Tech
Dept. of Agricultural & Applied Economics (0401)
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Additional Information:

Lunch will be provided. The refundable reservation check (see above) must be received by registration deadline, to complete your registration.

Instructor: Barbara Taylor, Program Manager
Contact Person:
Barbara Taylor, Program Manager
Center for Economic Education
Virginia Tech

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