Viewing Sustainability Through an Economics Lens - St. Cloud

October 12, 2019

Viewing Sustainability Through an Economics Lens - St. Cloud

Grades 6-12 | October 12 | 9:00am-2:30pm | St. Cloud State University - Atwood Memorial Center - Glacier South

This workshop will introduce teachers to a new sustainability curriculum that uses themes of ethics and ecology to teach economic concepts such as supply and demand, opportunity cost, and externalities.  This interactive workshop will expose teachers to new ways of teaching core economic principles that can be implemented in one day but also as a unit including a capstone project that showcases students' creativity and agency in creating solutions to our greatest environmental challenges.        

Instructors:

  • MCEE Master Teacher Jamie Shaw, Champlin Park High School

Cost:

  • $25

What's Included:

  • Receive 5 Continuing Education Units
  • Receive Free Lessons, Resources, and Materials
  • Lunch Included 

Eligibility:

  • This course is open to both pre-service and licensed teachers. No fall classroom placement required.
  • This course will only be offered if at least 12 teachers register.

Map:

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