Economics: Just the Basics
June 12–13, 2013 Spring Branch (Houston area)
This new two-day workshop reviews economic concepts that form the basis of the senior-level economics course.Are you new to the role of teaching high school economics or would you like to review the concepts? Are you overwhelmed by vocabulary, graphs and charts? Do you want to look for ways to present these ideas to your students? If you answered yes, “Economics: Just the Basics” is for you.
Workshop sessions will be led by economic education specialists with experience in the high school classroom. The content will correlate directly with the curriculum standards for the economics course. Each session will include suggestions for effective classroom strategies.
June 12–13, 2013
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Spring Branch (Houston area)
West Transition Center (Spring Branch ISD)
Houston, TX 77043
$25; includes continental breakfast and lunch each day, as well as conference materials
12 hours of professional development credit
Open to all interested educators.