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Using Economics to Teach Ethics

Join Professor Jonathon Wight, University of Richmond economics professor and author of Teaching the Ethical Foundation of Economics curriculum. Get access to lessons and activities you can use to teach ethics through the lens of economic reasoning.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Oct 13, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Registration Deadline: October 10, 2020
Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

Join Professor Jonathon Wight, University of Richmond economics professor and author of Teaching the Ethical Foundations of Economics curriculum for this timely workshop. This workshop will give teachers activities they can use to teach about ethical issues using the lens of economics. These activities can help bring a number of relevant topics to your classroom and enable you to discuss them in a non-partisan fashion.


Fee: NO CHARGE


Additional Information:

Participants will be emailed information prior to the workshop with a link to the Zoom meeting.


Instructor: John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Contact Person:
John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University
540.568.3248
kruggejb@jmu.edu

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