Economic Boot Camp
Save the Date!
June 26-27, 2013
If you teach economics, please join us at this boot camp, co-sponsored with the Michigan Council on Economic Education, where you will learn about personal finance, the Federal Reserve, the European Union and economics.
Scheduled Topics (subject to change):
June 26 (Personal Finance)
Best Practices Panel, Personal Finance & the Common Core, Online Resources including GenIRevolution.org, the Stock Market Game
June 27 (Economics)
Federal Reserve Policy Statement Interpretation (FedSpeak 101), Learn More About the European Union, A History Lesson on Great Depression Economics, Best Practices Panel
If you decide to attend, we recommend that you bring a laptop computer if you have one so you’ll be able to engage in some of the activities. It isn’t required that you bring a laptop as we’ll have extras available from those who are unable to bring one.
The event includes a free buffet lunch both days, tours and presentations. Registration is open and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Educators are allowed to bring one guest.
Education Credits Available
10 SCECH offered through MCEE, and you may register for one day equaling 5 SB-CEU for $10 or both days for a total of 10 SCECH for $15 to be paid to MCEE on the first day you attend Boot Camp.