https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-macroeconomics-for-high-school-teachers-online-registration-61713363331This 10-week online course is intended for teachers who want to build or enhance their content knowledge and skills in teaching macroeconomics.
Teacher Professional Development
Viewing Sustainability Through an Economics Lens
Grades 6-12 |8:00am-3:30pm | University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
Elementary Economics - Integrate Economics Everywhere!
Grades K-6 | 8:30am-3:00pm | University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
This two-day workshop 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. Explore how economic standards can be addressed not only through engaging social studies lessons, but also through integrated language arts, math, and science lessons.
Teaching High School Personal Finance
Grades 9-12 | 8:30am-3:00pm | University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
Fostering Future Entrepreneurs: A Sprint for Teachers in Design-Thinking
Grades 6-12 | 8:00am-4:00pm | University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
"The problem solving and critical and creative thinking that is at the center of this program is so important with students these days. I will definitely see myself using this in my school, and even see myself using this to propose and solve my own ideas!"
The Essential Guide to Integrating Economics into Middle School Social Studies
Grades 6-8 | 8:00am-4:30pm | University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
This four-day course helps prepare educators to teach high school economics and builds confidence in those with little background.