Workshop Description

IN-SERVICE: Prince William County Public Schools (only)

Make economics and personal finance relatable to elementary students using children’s literature.

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Virginia Tech Center for Economic Education

Aug 16, 2022
12:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Osbourn Park High School
8909 Euclid Ave
Manassas, Virginia 20111
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In-Service: Prince William County Public Schools
Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Kindergarten, Pre-K
Potential Recertification Credits: 3

Using Children’s Literature to Teach Economics & Personal Finance

This interactive, in-person workshop will review basic economic and personal finance content taught in Virginia’s K-5 Standards of Learning.  Participants will practice integrating economic and personal finance concepts, skills, and decision-making tools into their children’s literature instruction.  Classroom-ready, active-learning lessons included.  Lunch will be served from 11:30 am – 12:15 pm.



Instructor: Dr. Cheryl Ayers
Contact Person:
Dr. Cheryl Ayers
Center for Economic Education
Virginia Tech

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