Past Programs

 


 More than 3,000 teachers have attended Office of Economic Education workshops and graduate classes since February 2009, including: 

 

2017

  • Summer Institute in Economics for Middle and High School Teachers
  • Teaching The Knowledge Problem in Economics: A colloquium for teachers with professor Antony Davies
  • Homer Economicus: Teaching Economics with The Simpsons: A colloquium for teachers with professor Joshua Hall
  • Teaching Elementary Economics and Geography Through Children's Literature for Yuma County Teachers
  • Teaching Elementary Economics and Geography Through Children's Literature for Cochise County Teachers
  • Teaching Elementary Economics and Geography Through Children's Literature for Graham & Greenlee County Teachers
  • Teaching Elementary Economics and Geography Through Children's Literature for Pinal County Teachers

 

2016

  • Teaching the Economics of Trade: A colloquium for teachers with professor Carlos Asarta
  • Pokemon Go! Going...Gone?: A colloquium for teachers with professor Dirk Mateer
  • Teaching the Economics of Trade: A colloquium for teachers with guest professor Carlos Asarta
  • Integrating Economics into World History for Pinal County Teachers
  • Integrating Economics into World History for Graham & Greenlee County Teachers
  • Integrating Economics into World History for Cochise County Teachers
  • Integrating Economics into World History for Yuma County Teachers
  • Summer Institute in Economics for Middle and High School Teachers
  • Economics & Math in Children's Literature for Graham Greenlee County Teachers
  • Economics & Math in Children's Literature Pinal County Teachers
  • Stock Market Game Teacher Training Workshop for spring semester
  • Economics & Math in Children's Literature for Yuma County Teachers
  • Economics & Math in Children's Literature for Cochise County Teachers
  • Rockonomix: a colloquium for teachers with guest professor Kim Holder
  • An Econ Song & Dance: a colloquium for teachers with guest professor Brian O'Roark


 

2015

  • Summer Institute in Economics for Middle and High School Teachers
  • Teaching Comparative advantage: a colloquium for teachers with guest professor Joana Girante
  • Economics of Dating; a colloquium for teachers with guest professor Ninos Malek
  • Economics and the Environment: EcoDetectives for Graham and Greenlee Social Studies and Science teachers
  • Economics in Civics and Government for Graham & Greenlee County teachers
  • Economics in Civics and Government for Pinal County teachers
  • Economics in Civics and Government for Santa Cruz County teachers
  • Economics in Civics and Government for Cochise County SMILE Conference
  • Economics in Civics and Government for Yuma County teachers
  • Stock Market Game Teacher Training Workshop for autumn semester
  • Economics in Children’s Literature for Graham & Greenlee County teachers
  • Economics in Children’s Literature for Pinal County teachers
  • Economics in Children’s Literature for Santa Cruz County teachers
  • Economics in Children’s Literature for Cochise County SMILE Conference
  • Implementing the Classroom Mini-Economy for Yuma County K-5 teachers


 

2014

  • Virtual Economics for PreService & Cochise County Elementary teachers
  • Summer Institute in Economics for Middle and High School Teachers
  • Economics for 3rd-5th grade teachers, at South East Arizona Teacher Academy
  • Economics for 6th-12th grade teachers, at South East Arizona Teacher Academy
  • Economics in Math, Ecology, Graphing, and Classroom Mini-Economy, Cochise County Summer Teacher STEM Conference
  • Economics in US History for Cochise County teachers
  • Economics in US History for Yuma County teachers
  • Economics in US History for Santa Cruz County teachers
  • Economics in US History for Pinal County teachers
  • Stock Market Game Teacher Training Workshop
  • Virtual Economics for Pinal County Teachers
  • Special Topics in US History and Economics for Yuma High School Teachers

 

2013

  • Virtual Economics For Graham & Greenlee Counties
  • Stock Market Game Teacher Training Workshop
  • Virtual Economics For Yuma Union High School District
  • Micro/Macroeconomics Summer Teacher Institute
  • Supplying Your Demand: Graphing Review for Graham County High School Teachers
  • There is No Dismal in Economics: Interactive Teaching for Graham County Middle School Teachers 
  • Virtual Economics for Cochise County Teachers
  • Virtual Economics for Douglas High School Social Studies Teachers
  • Virtual Economics for Graham and Greenlee County Teachers
  • Virtual Economics for Santa Cruz County Teachers

 

2012

  • Teaching Economics with PBS documentary Commanding Heights, UA, February 2012
  • Civics and Economics, UA, March 2012
  • Micro/Macroeconomcs Grad Class, UA, May-June, 2012
  • Virtual Economics, Yuma Union High School District, November 2012

 

2011

  • Five-day econ review, UA, February-March 2011
  • Teaching Economics Through Children’s Literature, UA, March 2011
  • Breakfast lecture with economist Russ Roberts, Tucson, April 2011
  • Morning workshop with economist Russ Roberts, Tucson, April 2011
  • Evening lecture with economist Russ Roberts, UA, April 2011
  • Teaching Economics through Children’s Literature, Benson, Arizona, April 2011
  • Economics for Elementary Teachers, UA, June 2011
  • Foundations of Economics Grad Class, UA, June 2011
  • Micro/Macroeconomics Grad Class, UA, June 2011
  • Economics in Science Fiction, UA, June 2011
  • Ethics and Economics Grad Class, UA, July 2011
  • Lecture by Experimental Economist Vernon Smith, UA, July, 2011
  • Personal Finance Grad Class, UA, July 2011
  • Developing a Semester High School Syllabus, UA, July 2011
  • Auction Experiments for the Classroom, UA, September, 2011
  • Developing a Semester High School Syllabus, UA, September 2011
  • Economic Forces in American History, with Foundation for Teaching Economics, UA, October, 2011
  • Evening lecture by economist Jason Shogren, UA, November 2011
  • Economics and the Environment, with Foundation for Teaching Economics, Tucson, November 2011

 

2010

  • Two Day AEPA Econ Exam Prep Seminar, UA, January 2010
  • Five-day econ review, UA, January-May 2010
  • Economics of Health Care, UA, May, 2010
  • Economics for Elementary Teachers, UA, June 2010
  • Foundations of Economics Grad Class, UA, June 2010
  • Microeconomics Grad Class, UA, June 2010
  • Macroeconomics Grad Class, UA, June 2010
  • Ethics and Economics Grad Class, UA, June 2010
  • Dinner with Economist Peter Boettke, UA, November, 2010
  • Teaching Economics with PBS documentary “Commanding Heights,” UA, December, 2010. Civics and Economics, UA, December 2010

 

2009

  • Teaching with an Economic Freedom Map, UA, February 2009
  • Pay it Forward, five-day AEPA Exam prep, Tucson USD, Spring 2009
  • Environmental Economics with Experiments, UA, May, 2009
  • Microeconomics Grad Class, UA, June, 2009
  • Macroeconomics Grad Class, UA, June, 2009
  • Economics for Elementary Teachers, UA, June 2009
  • Teaching Economics through Children’s Literature, Elgin, Arizona, November 2009
  • Math and Economics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers, Sierra Vista, Arizona, December 2009
  • Math and Economics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers, UA, December 2009
  • Teaching Economics through Children’s Literature, UA, December 2009

 

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