Integrating Virtual Economics with Music, Films, Art, TV, Interactive Websites, Apps, and Games

Professional Development



  • 08/07/2013
  • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Martin Luther King High School, 66th and Amsterdam Ave, NYC
  • Presenter: Dr. Greg Valentine, University of Southern Indiana


  • National Center Workshops

GRADES: K-2, K-5, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12


  • Financial Literacy
  • General Economics

Come and listen to the “Beatles”, watch “I Love Lucy”, enjoy “The Bee” movie with Jerry Seinfeld, look at fine and contemporary art and much more.  Workshop participants will be introduced to various films, music, videos, fine and contemporary art, books, and You Tube segments that can be used to teach any or all economic concepts in a K-12 curriculum. A matrix for all forms of entertainment will be distributed.  Please bring along your favorite economic related song, movie, commercial, or song to share with the group.  A segment of the session will also cover the several of the 23 lessons in the Middle School World History publication. Access to our Common Core Standard’s link with be shard through the use of the EconEdLink website which has free access to another 1000+ lessons and 200 videos.

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


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