Teacher Professional Development

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:30pm

This 10-week online course is intended for teachers who want to build or enhance their content knowledge and skills in teaching microeconomics.

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:30pm

This 10-week online course is intended for teachers who want to build or enhance their content knowledge and skills in teaching macroeconomics.

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, July 14, 2017 - 4:00pm

This one-week, 2 graduate credit course for elementary teachers covers the sequence of MN social studies standards in economics and personal finance at the elementary level with matching classroom-ready lessons and activities to teach these concepts. 

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, July 14, 2017 - 4:00pm

This one-week course immerses teachers in design thinking and lean startup methodology concepts using a hands-on curriculum to promote entrepreneurship with their students.

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, July 21, 2017 - 4:00pm

This one-week, 2 credit graduate course helps prepare educators to teach high school economics, providing a solid introduction to the high school MN academic standards in economics, the first half of the week focuses on microeconomics and the second half focuses on macroeconomics.

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 8:00am to Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 11:59pm

These two 5-week online courses will introduce teachers to the MCEE Global Food Challenge’s Food Safety and Food Security Units.