PD Opportunity: Economic Issues for Teachers / Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale, AZ October 10 – 13

WHY NOT COMBINE AN EXCITING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY WITH A VISIT TO THE VALLEY OF THE SUN!

Teachers – don’t miss your chance to go to Scottsdale, AZ this summer AND attend a seminar that will improve your teaching! Economic Issues for Teachers will be in Scottsdale from October 10 – 13 at the Scottsdale Marriott Suites, Old Town !

The Economic Issues for Teachers seminar is a four-day residential program. It includes 4 units that include 5-7 stand alone lessons, teacher background outlines, classroom activity instructions and demonstrations, and source lists. Teachers see, up close, why FTE – designed lessons are so effective and leave with a better knowledge of economics, new classroom strategies, and a renewed enthusiasm for teacher.

Economic Issues offers:

  • –Four days of valuable program lectures and hands-on activities geared to economics teachers
  • –Free lodging if you share a room with another participant, or your own room at a deep discount
  • –Meals provided during program days
  • –Four units:  ”Is Capitalism Good for the Poor?”,  ”Issues of International Trade,” “Economic Demise of the Soviet Union,” and “Economics, Water Use, and the Environment”
  • –Lessons based on voluntary National Standards in Economic Education
  • –Valuable opportunity for peer networking and sharing of ideas
  • –Two graduate credits available from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs for $204
  • –$150 commuter stipend available for local residents

Scottsdale offers:

  • –Some of the best golfing in the country
  • –World class shopping
  • –Great weather
  • –The McDowell Sonoran Preserve

LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP TODAY!

http://www.fte.org/teacher-programs/economic-issues-for-teachers/

HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?

Contact:

Ken Leonard
kleonard@fte.org