Virginia Tech Center for Economic Education
Jan 14, 2016
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
On the campus of Virginia Tech
Exact location will be provided by email to registrants, one week ahead of workshop
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Grade Level: Grade 4, Grade 5, High School, Middle School
Learn to use the Stock Market GameTM as a valuable educational tool for both teachers and students! Students manage a virtual investment portfolio and compete with teams across the state. Students learn saving and investing, sharpen math and research skills, and experience market forces at work. After participating in the SMG, independent studies show an increase in math scores for elementary and middle school students. It is also a proven way to learn many of the SOL in the high school economics and personal finance course. No prior knowledge of the stock market is necessary.
Fee: NO CHARGE
A light supper will be provided.
Instructor: Barbara Taylor, Program Manager
Barbara Taylor, Program Manager
Center for Economic Education
Register for The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning
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