In This Issue – Back to School Checklist:
- Register for National Teacher Conference
- Free Resources Available: Sign Up for myEconEdLink
- HS Econ, 3rd Edition: Save 20%
- Register your Class for Free Personal Finance Game: Gen i Revolution
- Get Ready for the National Economics Challenge
- Learn, Engage and Network with CEE
Register for National Teacher Conference
Register now for the 53rd Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference, October 8–11 in Dallas, TX. The registration fee includes over 100 hands-on sessions, pre-conference workshops, Awards Dinner and reception, and Teacher’s Breakfast and Luncheon. PLUS teachers earn certificates of completion that may be applied toward CEU requirements. Special room rates at the conference hotel are available – book early to guarantee the conference rate.
Free Resources Available: Sign Up for myEconEdLink
Customize your EconEdLink experience and access content that is relevant to you and your students. myEconEdLink provides teachers with a great way to organize and keep track of valuable lessons and resources that you can use in your classroom everyday.
Other myEconEdLink benefits include: ability to save and annotate lessons, custom quiz builder tool and Virtual Economics admin access.
HS Econ, 3rd Edition: Save 20%
Check out our resources including the all new 3rd Edition of High School Economics with 28 engaging lessons which employ an active-learning approach. Ten of the lessons in High School Economics include web-based interactive supplements that range from simple online worksheets designed to help teachers make the best possible use of instructional time to rich, collaborative activities that have students working together and interacting with each other.
Register your Class for Free Personal Finance Game: Gen i Revolution
Register your class for Gen i Revolution so your students can start the semester off right. This free online personal finance game includes 15 missions that focus on strategies for investing for the long term. Missions are aligned with lessons in companion resource Learning, Earning and Investing for a New Generation. This book is available and you can use your myEconEdLink discount code and save 20%.
Join the 15,000+ teachers and over 200,000 students using Gen i Revolution—a FREE suite of interactive online games.
Get Ready for the National Economics ChallengeSM
Get ready for the 2015 National Economics ChallengeSM. State competitions begin next month. Check with your local council for specific dates. If you missed the 2014 finals, watch it with your students and witness the fun and excitement—it’s a perfect teaching opportunity!