Economic and Personal Finance Literacy
Programs for Secondary Teachers

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Professional Development

The Economics of Sports
April 29, 2017  |  Denver

What Every Teacher and Student Should Know About the Economy
June 1, 2017  |  Colorado Springs

A Citizen's Guide to the Economy
June 26 - July 31, 2017  |  Online|  Accredited

Methods for Teaching Secondary Personal Finance with Economic Reasoning
July 17–21, 2017  |  Denver  |  Accredited

What Every Teacher and Student Should Know About the Economy
August 1, 2017  |  Colorado Springs

Exploring the Ethical Foundations
of Economics

September 23, 2017  |  Denver  |  Accredited

A Wellness Check-Up for the U.S. Economy
October 14, 2017  |  Denver  |  Accredited

Economics in World History
November 4, 2017  |  Denver  |  Accredited

Partnership Programs

Common Sense Economics for Life 
June 5-July 19, 2017  | Online class  |  Accredited 

FTE's Economics for Leaders 
June 19-24, 2017  |  Boulder |  Accredited

Integrating the Social Studies Across World History
September 9, 2017  |  Denver  |  Accredited 

Stock Market Experience

SME Trading Sessions

The SME is an engaging, state of the art, real life investment simulation that advances student academic achievement in the core academic disciplines.

Late Spring Session: March 6 – May 12, 2017
Fall Session: September 11 – November 30, 2017
Year Long Session: September 11 – May 11, 2018

SME Webinars

Check back later for fall dates.

Contest(s)

2017 Koelbel Enterprising Teacher of the Year - $2,000 Cash Award
Deadline is February 15, 2017

Kay Schmidt Young Economist Scholarship $1,000 cash scholarship to one Colorado high school junior or senior who has taken a high school economics class. Teacher will receive an appreciation of $250.  Deadline is March 31, 2017