Register Now for the Euro Challenge

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The Euro Challenge is an exciting educational competition and opportunity for high school students to learn about the European Union and the euro.Learn more about the Euro Challenge here To register as a new teacher:-Go to http://www.euro-challenge.org/wordpress/register-2/Enter your email address and a temporary password will be emailed to you.Please check your junk/spam box for this email as many email systems will block the email.After you receive your temporary password, login to your account athttp://www.euro-challenge.org/wordpress/login/.After logging into your account you will be taken to a page where you can change your password.After changing your password, click on “Register School Information” on the left hand bar, enter your school’s information and click on “Register School”Team Registration will open later this fall. To register as a returning teacher:Go to http://www.euro-challenge.org/wordpress/login/Enter the email address and password…
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Houston Money Week Art Contest 2017

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2017 Houston Money Week Art Contest: Smarter Texans Save Instruction and GuidelinesSponsored by Friends of Consumer FreedomTexas Society of Certified Public AccountantsCalendars Supported by CopyDR.Awards Ceremony to Be Held Thursday, April 6, 2017,Sponsored by The University of Houston Bauer College Financial SymposiumOverviewTexas Council on Economic Education (TCEE), Friends of Consumer Freedom, and Texas Society of Public Accountants will sponsor an art contest displaying financial literacy concepts for Houston area schools. The competition is in conjunction with the UH Bauer College Financial Symposium that is part of Houston Money Week 2017.  The deadline for entering the artwork is March 23, 2017, at 4:30 pm.  The awards ceremony will be held at the University of Houston on Thursday, April 6, 2017,  in the evening. The awards ceremony is sponsored by the University…
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Galveston Area Personal Financial Literacy Training for Grades 9-12

Galveston Area Personal Financial Literacy Training for Grades 9-12

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Workshop Highlights: Teachers will learn. . .the concepts included in the personal financial literacy TEKS 9 to 12 social studies, Economics, math and career courses.how they can empower their students to make informed and responsible choices as consumers and savers, including planning for college.how to use student-centered lessons that are designed to reinforce students’ understanding through meaningful, personalized and practical activities.about online tools that increase conceptual understanding by making information more meaningful and attainable for all students.**Please bring your own laptop to access and download lessons during the training**Audience: High school teachers responsible for teaching personal financial literacy through social studies, Economics, CTE, and math courses.The training will also provide support for those teaching the new CTE Financial Mathematics course and the Social Studies Personal Financial Literacy course.Complete DetailsLocation: Galveston ISD…
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Galveston Area Personal Financial Literacy Workshops for Teachers of Grades K-8

Galveston Area Personal Financial Literacy Workshops for Teachers of Grades K-8

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The K-2 training is February 9, 2017  K-2 Details The grades 3-5 training is February 10, 2017   Grades 3-5 Details The grades 6-8 training is February 13, 2017   Grades 6-8 Details   Workshop Highlights: Teachers will learn. . .  the concepts included in the personal financial literacy TEKS  how they can empower their students to make i: nformed and responsible choices as consumers and savers.  how to use student-centered lessons that are designed to reinforce students’ understanding through meaningful, personalized and practical activities.  teaching techniques that facilitate each student’s learning.  about online tools that increase conceptual understanding by making information more meaningful and attainable for all students  and walk away with links to quality lessons and assessments. **Please bring your own laptop to access…
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