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.

Working for You

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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2016 Walton Award Honoree: EconTalk’s Russ Roberts

The FTE is pleased to honor Dr. Roberts as the 2nd recipient of the Walton Award for his record of academic achievement, his enthusiastic dedication to the economic way of thinking, and his innovative approach to economic education.

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