Virginia Tech Center for Economic Education
Oct 04, 2023
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grade Level: High School, Middle School, Post-high School
Potential Recertification Credits: 1
SPONSORED BY THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON ECONOMIC EDUCATION (CEE)
The first in a series of two webinars, this lecture-based professional development reviews essential concepts, theories, best practices, activities, and lessons on how teachers can successfully teach economic topics using evidence-based opinions and civil dialogue instructional strategies. Research-based controversial issues and culturally responsive instructional strategies for teaching economics will be modeled by the presenters using current events articles, cost-benefit analysis, PACED decision-making, and the economic way of thinking six economic principles. Background knowledge, current events articles, student-friendly PPT slides, lessons, handouts, classroom-ready activity sheets, and research studies included.
Fee: NO CHARGE
Email with the Zoom link to join the national webinar will be sent to registered teachers.
Instructor: Dan Mortensen, VCEE CEO & President and Cheryl A. Ayers, Ph.D., Co-Director
Cheryl A. Ayers, Ph.D., Co-Director
Center for Economic Education
Register for Teaching Economics While Cultivating Civil Dialogue – Series (Lecture-Based)
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