Register for workshops

Registration is through our state organization, the Virginia Council on Economic Education, so you’ll be sent straight to the registration site when you choose “Register” below.

1. The Stock Market Game™: Proven Experience-Based Learning  ♦  Jan. 16, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  Rockingham County Public Schools, 100 Mt. Clinton Pike, Harrisonburg. (Grades 4-12) Thinking of bringing the Stock Market Game™ to your 4th-12th grade class? This workshop helps make the most out of the experience – learning how to play the game as well as how to integrate this teaching tool into your existing classroom curriculum. ☑ REGISTER

2. The Lemonade War: Virginia Reads One Book  ♦  Jan. 24, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades Pre-K-5) This workshop highlights the Virginia Reads One Book program featuring The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies. ☑ REGISTER

3. W!SE Certification: Strategies To Assist Students  ♦  Jan. 31, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades 9-12) Want some resources and strategies to assist your students in preparing for the W!SE Financial Literacy Certification test? Then this workshop is for you. ☑ REGISTER

4. From Pocahontas to Martin Luther King, Jr.: Teaching the SOL VIPs  ♦  Feb. 13, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades 1-3) Using the VIPs in the 2018 History and Social Science Standards to teach economic concepts. ☑ REGISTER

5. Resources for Teaching Economics and Personal Finance  ♦  Feb. 21, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades 9-12) Learn what interesting and new lessons, activities, and web resources are available for teaching Economics and Personal Finance. ☑ REGISTER

6. Dragons Decide & Piggy Bank Primer: Free Resources for the Elementary Classroom  ♦  Feb. 27, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades Pre-K-3) Two tried and true resources for elementary students. ☑ REGISTER

7. A Plethora of Decision-Making Tools: Teaching Sol 1-H  ♦  March 15, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades K-5) Helping your students be more thoughtful decision-makers – making a choice because the benefits outweigh the costs – has life-long benefits. ☑ REGISTER

8. Performance Assessments in the Social Studies Classroom  ♦  April 11, 3:45-5:45 p.m.  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades 3-8) Utilizing performance-based assessments to measure subject-matter proficiency and the student’s ability to apply the content and skills they have learned. ☑ REGISTER

Early bird registration now open for this summer 2018 opportunity:

Summer Institute in Personal Finance ♦  June 18-22, 2018, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily  ♦  220 University Boulevard, Harrisonburg. (Grades 8-12) Teaching or planning to teach personal finance — or do you just want to improve your own personal finances? This 5 day institute will deepen your knowledge in all aspects of personal finance.☑ REGISTER