Economics of Health CareSummer Seminar for Teachers
Date: June 10 and 11
Times: 8:30 to 3:30 each day
Location: Union Pacific Headquarters, Downtown Omaha
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Globalization: The Civic Mission of Schools at Home and Abroad
Date: June 26, 2014 - one day conference
Location: UNO's brand new Civic Engagement Center
Informational flyer (coming soon)
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Economics for LeadersOutstanding Economics Professional Development Opportunity
Economics for Leaders (EFL) represents a unique experience in economics education that brings together teachers looking to improve their teaching skills in economics. The EFL one-week program is rigorous and encompasses 50+ hours of instruction.
Date: July 27 through August 1
Location: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Kaufman Center
Cost: Lodging, materials, and most meals covered - $200 registration and deposit fee. $100 will be refunded by FTE and $50 will be refunded by the Nebraska Council on Economic Education as a stipend to all Nebraska teachers.
Audience: Middle school and high school teachers from all disciplines
High School Juniors: this is also an opportunity for current high school juniors. Please encourage your outstanding students to apply. The student fee is $600 for the week (July 27 through August 3). All attending Nebraska students will receive a $300 scholarship.
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Through out five Centers for Economic Education, the Council serves as a resource to educators, administrators and public officials by providing directed training, graduate education, workshops and classroom activities and competition to teachers and students in K-12 and post-secondary institutions.
Please feel free to Contact Us if you need additional information, would like to sponsor an event, or would like to help support the Council and its Mission.
You can reach some of our Key Resources using the links below:
- The EconChallenge
- Centers for Economic Education
- Tuition Assistance - Guffey Scholars Program
- The Stock Market Game
- Finance Challenge