Health Insurance Math

An important life skill that everyone needs to know is how to calculate out-of-pocket costs for health care. Unfortunately, many people do not understand basic health insurance terms and how they are applied in calculations to determine how much is owed to a health care provider. A study by Loewenstein et al. found that only …

Student Opportunity – JA Academy

From our friends at Junior Achievement of Northern New England: Junior Achievement of Northern New England is proud to announce that we will have THREE JA Academy programs taking place this winter, from January-April 2018, in Boston and Lawrence, MA! What makes this year unique? Not only are we offering three JA Academy programs this year, but students …

Apply for a MassCUE grant!

MassCUE offers up to $3,000 to MassCUE current members through a competitive grant process. If you have an idea for infusing technology purposefully into the classroom, then this is the grant for you! We fund hardware and almost anything else you need to make your idea come alive! Please note, one thing we don’t fund …

NBEA Convention Registration is LIVE!

The 2018 National Business Educators Association convention is now accepting registrations! Join your fellow business education colleagues in Baltimore March 27th – 31st to attend sessions, learn about best practices, meet exhibitors, network, and more! Helpful links: Registration Form – DOWNLOAD Registration Form – ONLINE Technology Workshops Daily Program Schedule: Tuesday, March 27 Wednesday, March …

Newsletter: Happy Thanksgiving, Feature a Teacher, Save the Date

If you didn’t receive our newsletter, please read it below: Newsletter (11/21/2017) – Happy Thanksgiving, Feature a Teacher, Save the Date!  

Feature a Teacher: Talitha Oliveri

Each month we feature one of our most dedicated and innovative business education teachers in the MBEA. Please contact Jacqueline Prester with your suggestions of an outstanding teacher to be featured here in a future month! Name: Talitha Oliveri ( @t_oliveri | LinkedIn | website | email ) School: Hopedale Jr. Sr. High School in Hopedale, MA Job Title: Business Educator Grade …

The MBEA is now on LinkedIn!

We’re now on LinkedIn and our blog posts should also post on our LinkedIn account as well as on Twitter and Facebook. So if you’re on one of those social media platforms, you should get all of the information we’re sending out on a regular basis! Please connect with us so that you won’t miss …

New Google Backup & Sync

What if I told you that you could back up every file on your computer or laptop to your Google Drive? Think about it…… You’re home, you realize you want to tweak your lesson plan for tomorrow based on today’s class discussion and you suddenly realize you left your laptop at work. If you’re anything …

Help Support Computer Science!

From our friends at CSteachers.org: A month ago the federal government announced its intent to commit $200M per year to computer science. The Department of Education has since published its priorities, and we have work to do to strengthen the language on computer science. CSTA will share feedback with the Department, but we want your help. Click here to submit …

Economics Challenge & Finance Challenge!

From our friends at the Mass Council for Economic Education: The MCEE is sponsoring both the Economics Challenge and Finance Challenge this year. If you are looking for additional opportunities for your students to demonstrate their mastery of the classroom content, please consider participating in either or both free online challenges. Winners could compete at the …

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