Using the Test of Economic Literacy in High Schools

Professional Development

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

MEDIA TYPE

  • Online

GRADES: 9-12

SUBJECTS

  • General Economics

Watch this interactive webinar to learn about theTest of Economic Literacy (TEL) for high school students that was just published by the CEE. It is led by William Walstad, Professor of Economics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a national expert on economics testing in the schools. He’ll explain how this classroom test, now in its fourth edition, can be used by high school teachers and economic educators to assess high school student learning in basic and advanced courses and enliven classroom instruction.

This webinar will

  • Explain the TEL development and its standards-based content
  • Show the TEL questions with written rationales for correct answers
  • Present the national results for comparison with high school students
  • Provide innovative ways to use the TEL for classroom instruction

WHO SHOULD WATCH THIS WEBINAR?

High school teachers and economic educators who want to use a high-quality test to assess the economic understanding of students and enrich classroom instruction.

Click here to download the PowerPoint presentation.

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