The H. Kenneth Barker Center for Economic Education
213 Crouse Hall
Akron, OH 44325-4210
(330) 972-7762 (voice)
(330) 972-5722 (fax)
Dr. Brad Maguth, Acting Director
The H. K. Barker Center for Economic Education is a nonprofit partnership of leaders from the education and business communities dedicated to economic literacy.
A primary goal of the Barker Center is to provide teachers with appropriate resources to teach economic principles in the classroom. Learn more
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This workshop will provide educators with free resources and a framework for teaching Financial Literacy and the Common Core in their classroom. The workshop facilitators will share their in-depth unit of study, which focuses on how to use financial literacy to help teach the common core. Using the knowledge gained in the workshop, participants will collaborate to create a unit of study to implement within their own classrooms.
Workshops are a great way to hone your skills. The Barker Center provides series of workshops at new locations each semester. Graduate credit is available for many of our workshops. Learn more
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