Workshop Description

Economics in the Civics Classroom

Civics and Economics in-service for Portsmouth Public School teachers.

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Old Dominion University Center for Economic Education

Nov 16, 2015 - Nov 18, 2015
Monday, November 16, 3:30PM - 5:30PM
Wednesday, November 18, 3:30PM - 5:30Pm

Cradock Middle School
21 Alden Ave
Portsmouth, VA 23702
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In-Service: Portsmouth Public Schools
Grade Level: Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 4

Understanding economics goes hand in hand with civics in developing students into responsible and knowledgeable citizens and voters. This Portsmouth Public Schools inservice is designed to help your students understand the economics related SOL in a manner that is relevant to them.

Teachers who attend both sessions will receive a Virtual Economics 4.5 flash drive containing over 1200 economics and personal finance lessons.  This workshop and the accompanying materials are made available to teachers through the generous support of State Farm and the Council for Economic Education.


Fee: NO CHARGE


Additional Information:

Please contact Heidi Lewis, Coordinator of Social Studies Education for Portsmouth Public Schools, at 757-393-8555 if you have any questions.


Instructor: Ruth Cookson, Program Manager

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