Austin, TX June 16 – 21

WHY NOT COMBINE AN EXCITING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

OPPORTUNITY WITH A VISIT TO THE “LIVE MUSIC CAPITAL OF THE WORLD”

Teachers – don’t miss your chance to go to Austin, TX, the “Live Music Capital of the World” this summer AND attend a seminar that will improve your teaching! Economics for Leaders (EFL) will be in Austin from June 16 – 21 at the University of Texas!

In this week-long program, teachers “go back to school” and are taught by university professors and mentor teachers. What’s unique are the games and simulations:  instructors run the activities with real students so the teachers can observe the students’ interactions.  Teachers see, up close, why FTE – designed lessons are so effective and leave with a better knowledge of economics, new classroom strategies, and a renewed enthusiasm for teacher.

EFL offers:

–Six days of valuable program lectures and hands-on activities geared to economics teachers

–Free lodging if you share a room with another participant, or your own room at a deep discount

–Meals provided during program days

–An opportunity to enjoy the Austin nightlife

–Lessons based on voluntary National Standards in Economic Education

–Valuable opportunity for peer networking and sharing of ideas

–Three graduate credits available from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs for $306

–$150 commuter stipend available for local residents

Austin offers:

–All the excitement of “The Live Music Capital of the World”

–Great museums, included the LBJ Presidential Museum

–State Capitol building

–Barton Springs Pool

–plus dozens of other great attractions

LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP TODAY!

http://www.fte.org/teacher-programs/eflprograms/

HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?

Contact Linda Geiger, EFL Program Director
lgeiger@fte.org

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