Category «Professional Development»

Webinar: EverFi FutureSmart

Middle school is a formative time. Kids are starting to explore the power of money, navigate needs vs. wants, and sketch out their futures. Yet most students do not have the tools and strategies they need to build a strong financial future. As schools prepare their students for life beyond the classroom, a nationwide movement …

Webinar Series: Election Economics

As our nation gets ready for the general election, the Council for Economic Education is excited to announce the Election Economics Webinar Series to help you get your students to think critically about how economists look at elections. The webinars will address why people vote, the economic impact of immigration, how campaigns are financed, and how …

NextGenPF scholarship to Jump$tart National Conference!

NextGen Personal Finance is awarding scholarships, worth $425 each, for classroom teachers to attend the Jump$tart National Educator Conference in Dallas, TX on November 5-7, 2016! The scholarship covers conference admission, 2-night stay at the Intercontinental Dallas Hotel, and all conference meals.  Attendees must arrange and cover all other expenses, including transportation. NGPF scholarship will be …

CEE National Annual Conference Scholarship

The Council for Economic Education’s 55th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference is a nationwide meeting of K–12 educators, CEE affiliates from across the country, Federal Reserve partners, and other educators in this field. The conference features a diverse selection of professional development workshops on economic and financial literacy geared for elementary, middle and …

Money Smart for Young People

The FDIC is offering two webinars to give more information to prepare educators who want to use Money Smart in the new school year. The same information will be presented on both so you can pick the time that works best for you. August 3rd or August 4th at 3pm EST. Visit this link to …

Classroom Tools for Teaching About Money Webinar

Another great opportunity for professional development. Take a look at this free webinar from the FDIC. Classroom Tools for Teaching About Money Webinar When: August 3 and 4, 2016: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Eastern) The same information will be presented on both days so you can pick the time that works best for you. Location: Online …

Teacher Financial Literacy Design Day

We received this request from Rick Metters at Fidelity. Please follow up with him if you’re interested in this opportunity. July 28, 2016 Dear Educator, Fidelity Investments invites you to our Teacher Financial Literacy Discovery Day on Thursday, August 18 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Fidelity headquarters at 245 Summer Street in Boston, …

What is Edcamp?

Edcamp is “An organic, participant-driven professional learning experience. A community created by educators, for educators. The leading edge of professional development in education.” The tenets of Edcamp: Free  Open to everyone Created by participants on the day Sessions facilitated by anyone Reliant on the “rule of two feet” that empowers everyone to find session that meets …

College & Career Readiness Teacher Workshop

The Massachusetts Council on Economic Education is utilizing its resources at the Center for Economic Education at Salem State University to conduct a three-hour workshop on College & Career Readiness for secondary educators that addresses the necessary skills and knowledge students need to establish a pathway to success, informed by economic decision making and utilizing the …

Common Sense Economics Workshop

The Massachusetts Council on Economic Education is collaborating with the Stavros Center for the Advancement of Free Enterprise and Economic Education at Florida State University to provide this engaging and informative workshop on August 17th from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm at Loomis Sayles (1 Financial Center, Boston, MA). Dr. Joseph Calhoun, Assistant Director at the …

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