Workshops are a great way to hone your skills and renew your teaching license!
The Barker Center for Economic Education provides a series of free workshops at new locations each semester. Teachers receive a $60 stipend for attending and successfully completing eligible workshops.
|Spotting Economics in Young Adult Literature||June 26th||8:30 am - 3 pm||University of Akron|
|Teaching Business Ethics and Leadership||July 1st||11 am - 3 pm||Quaker Square Ball Room B|
|Personal Finance and Career Education (Gr. 7-12) *||July 21st||Module open for 3 weeks||Online|
SPECIAL STUDENT EVENT: Engineering to Entrepreneurship for Middle/High School Students**
|July 21st through July 25th||9 am - 3 pm||University of Akron|
**This online workshop is conducted at the participant’s own pace, and all participants that successfully complete the module will receive a certificate of completion for CEUs. Teacher stipends are unavailable for this special online course.
*** This is a special camp for middle school/high school students (grades 6 through 10) that are interested in learning more about entrepreneurship and engineering. The registration fee is $150 per student and includes lunch, supplies, awards, etc. Please, contact the center directly for additional information including student scholarship opportunities.