Thanks again for the insightful webinars, I've already started using our first one in class and what a profound effect on the thoughts of my students! - T. Whitley
The Council for Economic Education is pleased to offer free professional development webinars for teachers nationwide. The webinars cover multiple topics on how to integrate personal finance and economics in the classroom and create a fun learning experience for your students.
When you attend the webinar(s), you will leave with relevant lessons, resources and tools that can be implemented the next day. Also, New York State teachers earn one Continuing Education Unit (CEU) for each webinar. If you are interested, but cannot attend the live webinar, please register to get access to the archived version.
All webinars will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET.
Go ahead and register today!
The Classroom Mini-Economy: Running the Classroom Mini-Economy throughout the Year
April 4, 2017
This session will guide you on how to best introduce the mini-economy to the class.
Economics, U.S. History and the C3 Framework: World Trade After World War II: The EU, WTO, Brexit and TPP
April 19, 2017
This webinar will help teachers tackle these difficult questions regarding free trade and globalization.
Behavioral Economics: Introduction to Behavioral Economics
April 25, 2017
This webinar will introduce teachers to some of the basic concepts addressed in behavioral economics.
Sports Economics: Should College Athletes Get Paid?s
April 26, 2017
This webinar will examine the role the NCAA plays in college athletics and whether it is a “cartel” that restricts competition.
The Classroom Mini-Economy: Expanding Your Classroom Mini-Economy
May 9, 2017
Once you have mastered the mini-economy there are many ways you can enrich or extend it. This session will give teachers ideas for extensions and projects that can be done along with the mini-economy.
Economics, U.S. History and the C3 Framework: Why Are Sweatshop Workers Usually Young Women?
May 17, 2017
This webinar uses economic reasoning – and the voices of the workers themselves – to help answer this and other questions.
Behavioral Economics: Other Things Matter: How Emotions Impact our Decisions
May 23, 2017
This webinar will explain how to run the classical behavioral experiment called the Ultimatum Game with your students.
Entrepreneurship Economics: Leadership and the Entrepreneur
May 24, 2017
In this webinar, we will look at the various leadership styles that an Entrepreneur may use in his/her business.