Events

Programs & Events

Secondary Teachers

Financial Literacy Institute (CPD Credit)

October 5, 2019

9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

The Maryland Council on Economic Education (MCEE) is offering a 15 hour Financial Literacy Institute (9 hours online, 6 hours face to face) for teachers grades 6-12.

What you get? Content knowledge and materials to teach the Maryland Standards in Personal Finance, PLUS one MSDE credit that you can use for re-certification.

What is required? On Saturday, October 5th (from 9:30 am until 3:30 pm), participants will come to Towson University for a day-long session during which participates will engage in online lessons, view videos, and react to readings that will help them better understand personal finance concepts and issues. The remaining required 9 hours will be completed online using a variety of web-based resources that other secondary teachers in Maryland have found useful. All assignments will be completed by November 5th.

Where is the Face to Face session? 7400 York Road, Towson, 21204 in room 113B on Saturday, October 5th from 9:30 am until 3:30 am. (Workshop participants are encouraged to bring their lunch as lunch will NOT be provided. There is free parking behind the building.)

Registration: To register, follow this link: www.econed.org/workshops  OR email dbaker@towson.edu with: Name, School, System, and grade level taught

Deadline to Register: September 25, 2019

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K-12 Teachers,

Join us for…

An Evening at the Fed

Tariffs, Trade Disputes and Imbalances

A FREE professional development lecture for K-12 Educators.

 October 10th, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Presented by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and the

Maryland Council on Economic Education

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and the Maryland Council on Economic Education invites you to attend their annual free professional development lecture for K-12 educators. Attendees will hear economists’ and other subject matter experts perspectives on the economic impact of tariffs, trade disputes and trade imbalances. Attendees will also receive free teaching materials and resources from the Federal Reserve and Maryland Council on Economic Education.

Date and Time: October 10th, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location: The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Baltimore Branch at 502 South Sharp Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Parking: On-site parking is limited but there are several affordable parking options nearby. Additionally, the Baltimore Branch is also located right by the Light Rail at Camden Yards.

Refreshments: Heavy Hors d’oeuvre and beverages will be served.

Logistics: Registration is required by October 4, 2019 and please note that Federal Reserve Law Enforcement requires that you show a government issued Photo ID to enter the Bank. It is recommended that you arrive by 4:45 p.m. to allow yourself enough time to park, walk to the Branch, and go through law enforcement screening.

Register: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FRBRMCEE2019

Questions: E-mail Kevin Woodcox, kevin.woodcox@rich.frb.org or call (804) 697-7980.

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HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS

We have a special FREE opportunity just for you!

     November 9, 2019

9:00 AM – 12:00 NOON

We are offering a FREE Workshop where teachers receive a FREE updated 9-12 Financial Fitness for Life teacher workbook (a $40 value)

Where: 7400 York Road, Towson, 21204 (next to the Central Presbyterian Church) — Room 113B

Parking: FREE

Registration: To register, follow this link: www.econed.org/workshops  OR email dbaker@towson.edu with: Name, School, System

Deadline to Register: October 18, 2019

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HCPS Personal Finance Challenge

Presented by:

Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union and

Maryland Council on Economic Education

Must be a Harford County School to participate

When:  Wednesday, November 13, 2019; Doors open to public at 6 pm

Where:  Bel Air High School Auditorium; 100 Heighe Street, Bel Air, MD 21014

#HCPSPFC prepares participants for state-level competition, The Personal Finance Challenge Bowl, in the spring with the opportunity to represent Maryland at national competition!