Creating a Mini-Economy by Integrating Math and Economics into the Curriculum

Professional Development



  • 08/01/2013
  • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • UFT Headquarters, 52 Broadway, 19th Floor, Room A
  • Presenter: Dr. Harlan Day, Director, Sagamore Institute


  • National Center Workshops

GRADES: K-2, K-5, 3-5, 6-8


  • Math & Economics

You may have heard about it, but now you can learn about it!  Don’t miss this unique workshop on the popular Classroom Mini-Economy, a classroom instructional system that simulates real-world economic activity.  Students have jobs and run banks, insurance companies, stores, and businesses.  The Mini-Economy involves your students in real decision-making and creative thinking – and it is a great motivator!  Hundreds of teachers are using the Mini-Economy.  Why?  It will help you: teach the economic, ELA and Math standards in your social studies curriculum.  All lessons in these publications have already been aligned to the Common Core Standards and attendees will be shown how to access them!  You will be motivated by this workshop – don’t miss it!

Registration for this workshop begins at 8:30 a.m.


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