Workshop Description

Cleo Edison Oliver – PWCPS Library Program’s Winter Vendor Showcase

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George Mason University Center for Economic Education

Jan 28, 2019
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Edward L. Kelly Leadership Center
14715 Bristow Road
Manassas, VA 20112
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Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Kindergarten
Potential Recertification Credits: 1

Two sessions were held for 1.5 hours each with librarians from Prince William County Public Schools to promote Virginia Reads One Book’s Cleo Edison Oliver: Playground Millionaire.  Teachers were given resources to support the initiative including a copy of the book, a copy of the grade 2 – 3 teacher resource guide, and an information flyer detailing the Virginia Reads One Book program.  Lessons were demonstrated and discussed on the following topics: a) the productive resources producers use to manufacture and distribute goods and services to consumers; b) the economic decision-making models used to evaluate choices in terms of costs and benefits; and c) the entrepreneurial mindset in viewing problems as opportunities for invention and innovation.


Instructor: O. Kate Scott, Associate Director
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O. Kate Scott, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
George Mason University

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