Upcoming Teacher Programs

Virtual Economics for K-12 Teachers—August 29 & 31, 2017 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Tucson August 29th, 2017

Virtual Economics is a software program that contains over 1400 K-12 lessons in economics, most of which are tied to Arizona State Social Studies Standards, Strand 5 (Economics). This program contains everything you need to teach economics to any grade level—lesson objectives, videos, worksheets for students, and classroom-tested activities that students love. The Virtual Economics…


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The Mathematics of Economics Returns! (A course for mathematically challenged economics enthusiasts)

Tucson September 7th, 2017

Mathematics for Economic Thinkers Returns! 4 sessions: Starting September 7, 2017 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. A 4-part course of basic mathematics to make you a better, more competent economics teacher. Choose your sessions! Next Session: September 7, 2017 Do you love economics but struggle with understanding some of the math? Or, do you just need…


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VOTE: The Environment—September 9, 2017

Tucson September 9th, 2017

Teachers, help your students learn about the economics of pollution, environment, and the role of regulation. This workshop is one of eight you may take in any sequence to expand your understanding of economic issues in public discourse and to become more knowledgeable and articulate about economic issues yourself. The VOTE series is recommended for…


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VOTE: International Trade—November 4, 2017

Tucson November 4th, 2017

Teachers, help your students learn about the economics of international trade, trade agreements, and the role of protectionism. This workshop is one of eight you may take in any sequence to expand your understanding of economic issues in public discourse and to become more knowledgeable and articulate about economic issues yourself. The VOTE series is…


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UPCOMING PROGRAMS

(Almost) A Free Lunch

Tucson Ongoing

Invite Barbara Gray to your classroom to watch you each an economics lesson.  Order your lunch from a favorite restaurant near your school, Barbara will pick it up, deliver it to you, and it’s her treat.  To learn more, email Barbara at bgg@brownfoundations.org.


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