The Mission

The mission of the FTE is to introduce young individuals, selected for their leadership potential, to an economic way of thinking about national and international issues, and to promote excellence in economic education by helping teachers of economics become more effective educators.

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The Foundation offers workshops for high school educators and students. This site includes workshop dates, locations, and registration information, as well as resources, activities, and lesson plans for teaching economics.
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Noted Economist to Speak at St. Louis EFL

Dr. Arthur Laffer, noted economist, scholar, and economic advisor to presidents, will be the keynote speaker on Wednesday evening, July 15th, at the Washington University Economics for Leaders program in St. Louis, MO. Teachers and students attending the week-long EFL program (July 12 -19), will join distinguished guests for dinner and a presentation by Dr. Laffer.
(Teacher spaces and stipends still available.)