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Methods for teaching secondary financial literacy with economic literacy

July 22-26, 2019

We consider this to be among the best professional development classes you can receive in teaching secondary economics and personal finance. You will receive background content from Professor John Brock, who has a worldwide reputation in economic and financial education; and learn pedagogical strategies from an accomplished mentor teacher. Content, methods, and resources – all you need to become confident and masterful in your delivery of personal finance education.

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Fee $140* - Add to Cart
  • Grades: Secondary Teacher Focus (all K-12 welcome)

  • Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Denver Branch, Downtown

  • Fee: $140*

  • Optional Credit: 3 UCCS ECON 6050 Graduate Credit Hour, $306. Credit is good for Certificate in Personal Finance Literacy - cannot be used as “elective” credit applied towards the Certificate in Economic Education**.

  • Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm each day

  • Faculty: John Brock, PhD, Professor, University of Colorado Colorado Springs; and mentor teacher Richard Trinkner, Boulder High School, Boulder

  • Includes: Light breakfasts, lunches, and Virtual Economics 4.5

$50 & $100 Teacher Travel Stipends Are Available

Economic Literacy Colorado is offering a travel stipend for active teachers. Fill out a form (provided at the class) and we will send you a check upon mileage verification. Receive $50 when you drive over 75 miles one way or $100 when you drive over 200 miles one way. One stipend per carpool please.
*REFUND POLICY: Registration cancellations must be requested 10 business days prior to the class start date; otherwise registration fees will be forfeited.

REGISTRATION GUIDELINES: We try to identify the best fit for our open enrollment classes, usually by the kinds of resources and pedagogy included in the class. However, it is our STRONG belief that the content from any of these classes is valuable for the professional development of any teacher, will enhance the understanding of ALL teachers, and will inspire creative applications in individual classrooms. We encourage teachers of all grade levels to attend any of our classes.