Current Programs

We make the Arizona economics standards accessible and fun to teach!

Below are current and upcoming programs offered by the Office of Economic Education.  There are no fees for these programs. Scroll down to register.

Personal Finance Fun and Games

This no-cost half-day program for middle and high school teachers will focus on interactive teaching of personal finance. Attendees will engage in hands-on exercises related to credit scores, insurance, and budgeting. A digital file containing all workshop materials will be shared with participants. We will provide breakfast for all, and a mileage stipend for those traveling more than 35 miles to the workshop. The workshop is aligned with the new Arizona History and Social Science Standards. Participants will receive a UA certificate for 3.5 hours of professional development.There is no fee for this workshop, but you must preregister.

THE WORKSHOP WILL BE OFFERED ON SATURDAY MORNINGS AT THREE LOCATIONS. SCROLL DOWN FOR DATES, TIMES, AND LOCATIONS.
Location and directions included in registration confirmation.

Program Date & Location Registration
Personal Finance Fun & Games
CASA GRANDE

Saturday, August 24, 2019
8:30 a.m.-Noon

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Personal Finance Fun & Games

SIERRA VISTA

Saturday, September 28, 2019
8:30 a.m.-Noon

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Personal Finance Fun & Games

YUMA

Saturday, November 2, 2019
8:30 a.m.-Noon


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Economics Summer Institute 2019 - Personal Finance: Learn It, Live It, Teach It

For Middle and High School Teachers

Learn the basic content you are lacking — or want to review — for teaching Arizona personal finance requirements in a week-long workshop in June.  To learn more about the summer institute click HERE.

For additional information, please contact us.

The Economics of Crime

An After-School Teacher Colloquium with Professor David Anderson
Friday, September 20, 2019 5:30-6:45, University of Arizona, Tucson
Join us for a short intense fun presentation by David Anderson, Blazer Professor of Economics at Center College, Kentucky.
There is no fee for this program, but you must preregister
Registration coming soon

 Using Media in the Classroom

An After-School Teacher Colloquium with Professor Jadrian Wooten
Friday, October 25, 5:30-6:45
Join us for a short intense fun presentation by Jadrian Wooten, of Pennsylvania State University.
There is no fee for this program, but you must preregister
Registration coming soon