Economics in World History
November 4, 2017, Denver
This class is centered around the national Council for Economic Education publication, Focus: Middle School World History. The carefully crafted and well-vetted lesson book consists of 21 ready-to-go lessons that tie economic concepts into various episodes throughout world history. The time frame is ancient civilizations through the Renaissance. A mentor teacher will demonstrate some representative lessons and our college instructor will help us acquire a fuller understanding of the economics behind each. All participants will receive a complimentary copy of the lesson book, valued at $30.00. If you’re trying to integrate multiple social studies disciplines into your instruction, this class can help. The lessons and concepts are easily adaptable for high school teachers as well.
Grades: 6-12 Teachers
Place|Time: Denver, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Optional Credit: ½ UCCS ECON 6310 Graduate Credit Hour, $50. Credit is good for Certificate in Economic Education.
Faculty: Dan Driscoll, Instructor, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs; and mentor teacher Autumn Githara, Lewis-Palmer Middle School
Includes: One complimentary copy of the lesson book Focus: Middle School World History, light breakfast and lunch.
Questions: Contact the CCEE office at 303-752-2323 | firstname.lastname@example.org
*REFUND POLICY: Registration cancellations must be requested within 10 business days prior to the class start date; otherwise registration fees will be forfeited.
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Teacher Travel Stipends Are Back
CCCEE is offering a travel stipend for active teachers. Fill out a form (provided at the class) and CCEE will send you a check upon mileage verification. Receive $75 when you drive over 75 miles one way or $150 when you drive over 200 miles one way. One stipend per carpool please. This offer does not apply to partnership programs.