Workshops

  • Fin Lit Fit
    01/13/2018 from 08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
    Towson University, Stephens Hall, Towson, MD 21252

    When:  January 13th, 2018

    Where: Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD. 21252

    Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Workshop participants will receive FREE lunch and FREE parking.

    This is a hybrid course. Teachers attend 1 face-to-face session at Towson University, and complete 5 online modules over a 2 month period.

    Please note that to receive 1 MSDE credit teachers must complete 15 hours of coursework. The online modules and face-to -face sessions equal 15 hours of coursework.

    The registration deadline is January 4, 2018. The Snow Date for the face-to- face session is January 20, 2018.

    PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU ENTER YOUR CELL PHONE ON THE REGISTRATION FORM SO WE CAN CONTACT YOU IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER.

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  • Stock Market Game Workshop
    01/23/2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    White Marsh Branch of the Baltimore County Libraries, Baltimore

    Give your 4 – 12 grade students the gift of Financial Literacy through the

    Stock Market Game!

    Attend our free training workshop and leave ready to teach the game (Grades 4-12), access the lesson plans, and use the resources available to make it a GREAT experience for your students!

    When:  Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

    Where:  White Marsh Branch of the Baltimore County Libraries – 8133 Sandpiper Circle  Baltimore, MD 21236

    Time:  4:00pm – 6:00pm

    Cost:  FREE

    Register Today:  www.econed.org/workshop

    Questions:  jkihn@towson.edu

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  • Maryland: Myths and Memories
    01/27/2018 from 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    MD Historical Society, Baltimore

    Fourth and Fifth Grade Elementary Teachers,

    Are you looking for FREE multi-disciplinary teaching resources?

    Are you interested in receiving FREE interactive & hands-on teaching activities?

    Are you searching for great content from the Colonial period to the American Revolution?

    Then, join us for a FREE Elementary Teacher Workshop at the Maryland Historical Society!

    Maryland: Myths and Memories

    When: Saturday, January 27, 2018

    Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

    Where:  Maryland Historical Society, 201 W. Monument St, Baltimore, MD. 21201

    Teachers will receive:

    • FREE Coffee and Donuts courtesy MCEE and MGA.
    • A FREE boxed lunch courtesy of the College of Liberal Arts, Towson University.
    • FREE teaching resources and publications.
    • FREE parking at the Maryland Historical Society.

    Directions: http://www.mdhs.org/plan-visit/directions

    Registration Deadline: January 19, 2018.

    Snow Date: February 3, 2018.

    Questions: kkokernak@towson.edu

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  • Advanced Personal Finance for the Elementary Classroom!
    02/17/2018 from 08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
    Towson University, Stephens Hall, Towson, MD 21252

    Advanced Personal Finance for the Elementary Classroom

    February 17, 2018

    At Towson University, Stephen’s Hall, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    A FREE Workshop opportunity where teachers can earn ONE FREE MSDE/CPD Credit!

    This course is open to teachers that have taken MCEE’s “Fin Lit Fit” or “Teaching Financial Literacy Standards in an Elementary Classroom or in Maryland Classroom”.

    • Please note this is a hybrid course that involves one eight-hour face-to-face session and seven hours of independent online instruction.
    • A FREE lunch is provided and FREE parking is available at the Glen Garage, a short walk to Stephen’s Hall.
    • Handicap parking is available near Stephen’s Hall.
    • Teachers receive all kinds of great content, pedagogy & resources!
    • For questions about the course, and or eligibility to take the course, contact Karen Kokernak, kkokernak@towson.edu or call (410) 704-2024.
    • To register, follow this link: econed.org/workshop
    • A friendly reminder- to be eligible to take this course, teachers must have completed the “Teaching Personal Financial Literacy Standards in an Elementary or Maryland Classroom” or the “Fin Lit Fit Institute”.
    • Deadline to register is: February 9, 2018. Snow Date: February 24, 2018

    PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU ENTER YOUR CELL PHONE ON THE REGISTRATION FORM SO WE CAN CONTACT YOU IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER.

    Register for this workshop!