Professional Development

Professional Development, Workshops and Resources

The mission of the National Center for Economic and Financial Education is to advance the growth, service, and recognition of K-12 educators in the New York metropolitan area as they develop economic and personal finance edudocation.
The National Center offers FREE in-person and online workshops led by educators. Workshops demonstrate how to integrate economics and personal finance into math, science, and social studies classes as well as the elementary curriculum. Workshop attendees will:

  • Receive hands-on active learning resources
  • Customizable programs for schools and districts
  • Exchange successful tips and techniques with their peers
  • Receive free publications, lessons and other resources
  • Earn continuing education units and network with community peers

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The Council for Economic Education is an approved Sponsor of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) in New York State.

 

 

2017 Workshops Schedule
Please see the workshop descriptions, dates and times below. At every single workshop–meals are provided.

Don’t Miss Out and Register For the Free Workshops Today!

For more information about the National Center for Economic and Financial Education’s activities, please call 212-730-6728 or email us at info@councilforeconed.org.


April 27

Making College Affordable

Location Community Resource Exchange, 42 Broadway, 20th Fl., Manhattan
Time 4:30pm-7:30pm
Presenter Ruben Rivera, College Access Manager, Children’s Aid Society
Audience Economics, Personal Finance, Teachers (9-12)
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April 28

Connecting Economics and Entrepreneurship in the Classroom

Location Teachers Federal Credit Union: 102 Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, NY 11788
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Dr. Roberta Schroder, Nassau Community College, CEE Master Teacher
Audience Economics, Personal Finance, Teachers (6-8)
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May 3

C3: Prepping for Global History Assessments Focusing on a Shaky Chinese-US Relationship

Location Community Resource Exchange, 42 Broadway, 20th Fl., Manhattan
Time 4:30pm-3:00pm
Presenter Doug Young, CEO, WiserChoice
Audience Economics, Personal Finance, Teachers
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May 10

Cybersecurity

Location UFT Conference Center, 50 Broadway, 20th fl., Manhattan/td>
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Dr. Greg Valentine, University of Southern Indiana
Audience K-5 classroom teachers and middle school technology teachers
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July 11

Learning About Wall Street on Wall Street

Location Museum of American Finance, 48 Wall Street, NY, NY
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Doug Young, CEO, WiserChoice and Chris Myers, Museum of American Finance
Audience Economics, Personal Finance, CTE, Business, Social Studies Teachers (K-12)
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July 19

Mini-Economy

Location SIBL Library, 35th & Madison Ave., Manhattan
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Nora Palma, Matthew Gherman, Edward R. Murrow High School
Audience Global History, Social Studies Teachers (Grades 6-8, 9-10)
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July 20

Economics and the Environment

Location SIBL Library, 35th & Madison Ave., Manhattan
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Dr. William Bosshardt, Florida Atlantic University
Audience Social Studies, Economics Teachers (Grades 9-12)
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July 25

Teaching Special Needs

Location SIBL Library, 35th & Madison Ave., Manhattan
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Brian Page, Financial literacy Consultant, Reading Community School District
Audience Social Studies, Economics Teachers (Grades 9-12)
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July 26

Federal Reserve Bank: Expansion of Money

Location NY Federal Reserve Bank, 33 Liberty St., NY, NY
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Theresa Fischer, Ridgefield High School, Connecticut
Audience Middle School and High School Teachers (Grades 6-8, 9-12)
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August 2

Financial Fitness for Life

Location Center for Non-Profits NY, NY
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Ruben Rivera, College Access Manager, The Children’s Aid Society
Audience Middle School and High School Teachers (Grades 6-8, 9-12)
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August 9

Cybersecurity

Location Center for Non-Profits NY, NY
Time 9:00am-3:00pm
Presenter Deborah Kozdras, USF Stavros Center for Free Enterprise
Audience Personal Finance, Business, and Math Teachers, (Grades 6-12)
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