Google Apps, Gen i Revolution and Board Games to Teach Economics and Personal Finance

Professional Development

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

WORKSHOP DETAILS

  • 12/17/2013
  • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Martin Luther King High School, 66th and Amsterdam Ave., Manhattan
  • Presenter: Doug Young and Steve Kinney, Council for Economic Education

MEDIA TYPE

  • National Center Workshops

GRADES: 6-8, 9-12

SUBJECTS

  • Financial Literacy
  • General Economics

Teachers will learn new ways to teach and explain basic economic and personal finance concepts by playing Monopoly and Look Out Wall Street as well as online games such as Gen i Revolution and Google Apps.  These games can be a fun way to teach both economics and personal finance concepts in your class. They are also great for differentiating the curriculum.  Where all kids can play, all can learn, all can be assessed and all can have fun!

This workshop is limited to 25 participants.

Resources

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