University of Lynchburg Center for Economic Education
Mar 09, 2020
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
University of Lynchburg – Schewel 232
1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 6
It’s that time again! Time to focus on economic policy to help determine how economics and elections intersect. This workshop will help you teach students how to think critically about elections and public policy. Lessons will focus on voters and elections; government institutions, programs, marginal error, and public choice. Students will become informed citizens as they consider the trade-offs involved in setting public policy. They will learn to articulate their own views by evaluating primary and secondary sources, engaging in group activities and discussions, and writing brief essays.
Workshop participants will receive morning snacks, lunch, and classroom-ready lessons.
Fee: NO CHARGE
Instructor: Rebecca Booth, Director
Rebecca Booth, Director
Center for Economic Education
University of Lynchburg
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