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UPCOMING WEBINAR

OCTOBER 10

“Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Technology”

Webinar Starts – 6:00 p.m. CST
Webinar Ends – 7:00 p.m. CST

Audience - K-12 teachers interested in current issues; high school teachers of economics, business, technology, and social studies.


Presenter:

Tawni Hunt Ferrarini
Plaster Professor of Economic Education, Lindenwood University – Presenting on behalf of the Council for Economic Education

The controversy surrounding cryptocurrency has led to full discussions on how blockchain technology can change the way property rights are recorded, validated, and authenticated. Join this webinar to learn more about both.

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UPCOMING WORKSHOP

SEPTEMBER 21

Fundamentals of Environmental Economics

Workshop Starts – 8:30 a.m. CST
Workshop Ends – 3:30 p.m. CST
Location - Lindenwood University, Harmon Hall 117
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The Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) and American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) invite you to a one day workshop.  It is designed to familiarize middle and high school teachers and curriculum specialists with an approach that introduces the basics of environmental economics and provides inquiry-based activities to introduce the concepts into the classroom.

- Cost: $0 (Continental breakfast and lunch included)
- Substitute reimbursement for participating teachers’ school districts is available upon request at EEC@lindenwood.edu
- No prior background in economics or environmental issues required.
- Receive five professional development hours at completion of workshop.
- Option to earn one hour graduate credit ($75) from the School of Education at Lindenwood University. (Dr. Tawni Ferrarini will provide graduate credit enrollment and coursework during workshop.)

The Economic Education Center would like to thank the following sponsors:
. Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) (https://www.fte.org/)
. American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) (https://www.aier.org/)



Presenters:

Donald Fell
Institute Director and Professor, Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE)

  

Max Gulker, 
Senior Research Fellow, American Institute for Economic Research (AIER)

 

 

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