Teacher Workshops

Grade 5 Workshops

CEE CONFERENCE Cultivating an Entrepreneurial Mindset Across K-12 Subjects

Offered By: Virginia Tech
Sep 22, 2023, 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

This is an in-person COUNCIL ON ECONOMIC EDUCATION (CEE) CONFERENCE presentation in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  Join us!  Here is a link to the conference registration:
Educator Conference – Council for Economic Education (councilforeconed.org)

Participants will practice “thinking like an entrepreneur” in small breakout groups to demonstrate how entrepreneurship enhances K-12 instruction as a real-world context while increasing student engagement and career options. Classroom-ready resources included.

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From Eggs to Toilet Paper: The Ins and Outs of Economics

Offered By: Virginia Council on Economic Education
Oct 06, 2023, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us to discover the economic principles behind everyday products, such as eggs & toilet paper. This engaging & interactive session will explore economic concepts to help students develop a deeper understanding of these concepts & encourage them to think critically about the world around them.

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Virginia Economic Educator Awards: 2023 Award Winning Lessons

Offered By: Virginia Council on Economic Education
Oct 16, 2023, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Hear from this year’s Virginia Economic Educator Awards honorees for Outstanding Lesson, Unit, or Performance-Based Assessment as they share their award-winning lessons.

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Using Entrepreneurship to Teach K-12 Economics & Personal Finance

Offered By: Virginia Tech
Oct 24, 2023, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Entrepreneurship is an excellent real-world lens for teaching economics and personal finance while simultaneously preparing students for the Innovation & Gig Economy. 

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Are You Ready to JET?

Offered By: Virginia Council on Economic Education
Oct 26, 2023, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Journal of Economics Teaching (JET) is a peer-reviewed, economics pedagogy journal devoted exclusively to transmitting innovative teaching ideas to educators of economics at ALL levels.
Come join us to learn how you can be published in JET and find out about JET SET – the journal’s premier annual conference for economic educators.

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