National Council on Economic Education (NCEE)
Posted by New York, NY on 6/26/08

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    The National Council on Economic Education (NCEE) is
    pleased to announce its 2008 series of FREE Summer
    Workshops for Teachers: Economics, Investment Education
    and Finance (New York-Area).

    WHO CAN ATTEND:

    These workshops are open to any New York area K-12 teacher
    who is interested in teaching about economic, financial,
    and investment education.

    PURPOSE:

    During each workshop, you will discover the latest
    teaching techniques and methods for using activity-based
    lessons with your students. Topics include:

    * Essential strategies for saving, investing and trading
    * Understanding credit and debt
    * How the markets work: stocks, bonds and mutual funds
    * Financial planning
    * Managing a portfolio

    At the end of the workshops, you'll have turn-key lessons
    that will give your students a strong understanding of the
    financial markets and essential personal finance
    strategies.

    BENEFITS OF ATTENDING:

    * Certificate of Attendance for your future references
    * FREE copy of one the workshop publications
    * Refreshments
    * An opportunity to network with fellow teachers
    * Practical tips from in-service teachers
    * A ton of ideas, lesson plans and simulations

    SCHEDULE:

    Financing Your Future – A personal finance program that
    covers credit, financial planning, and banking strategies.

    * Tuesday, July 29, 2008 from 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    * Wednesday, July 30, 2008 from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
    * Tuesday, August 19, 2008 from 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Learning, Earning and Investing – An investment education
    program that covers the basics of the financial markets.

    * Thursday, July 10, 2008 from 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    * Thursday, July 31, 2008 from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
    * Thursday, July 31, 2008 from 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    * Thursday, August 21, 2008 from 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    LOCATION:
    The Science, Industry, and Business Library
    188 Madison Avenue at 34th Street

    Register For One Workshop, Or Better Yet, Both!

    Each workshop is limited to 30 teachers, so register soon…
    and make sure to share the news with your colleagues!

    TO REGISTER:

    Visit www.ncee.net/nationalcenter and register for the
    workshop that fits your schedule.

    Hope to see you at one of these workshops this summer!

    Sincerely,

    Kyle R. Christensen
    Assistant Director, HSBC National Center for Economic and
    Financial Education
    National Council on Economic Education
    kchristensen@ncee.net
    212-827-3602

    PS: Don’t forget to invite another teacher or colleague in
    your school or community. Have them register at
    www.ncee.net/nationalcenter

2008 Summer Workshops in Economic, Investment and Financial Education