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    EYE On the Economy

     

    The FTE Economic Barometer helps teachers and students readily locate and observe data of the U.S. economy.

     

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    CELEBRATE

    2016 Walton Award Honoree

    Russell Roberts, PhD.

    Hoover Institution, Stanford University
    Library of Economics & Liberty, Liberty Fund Inc.

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    JOIN US IN CHARLESTON

    Held just days after the presidential election, the 2016 Leadership Conference will explore America’s post-election landscape and show you how TFAS and FTE are building responsible future leaders to lead our nation toward a brighter tomorrow.

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Environment & the Economy

During these four-day, residential programs, teachers learn how to use economic principles to analyze environmental issues. Participants learn how a rational, economic approach to the environment helps students understand the complexity of these issues. Lesson plans are demonstrated and discussed in order to build confidence in their effectiveness. Outstanding instructors lead intellectually stimulating sessions, and each program includes a field trip to an environmentally challenging site. Come find out how economic analysis can help clean up the environment.

Please contact Don Fell to request an Environment & Economy application, or for more information about the program.

  • Choose from numerous dates and sites
  • Thirty teachers accepted per program
  • 2.0 Semester Hours of Graduate Credit in Economics*
  • Nationally acclaimed instructors

*It is the sole responsibility of the individual teacher to make sure the credit arrangement you pursue meets the criteria set forth by your school, district, and state.