Galveston Area Personal Financial Literacy Training for Grades 9-12

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 Details

Location: Galveston ISD  3904 Avenue T   Galveston, TX 77550
Date: February 14, 2017   8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Lunch is on your own
Certificates for 6 hours of staff development provided

Free for Galveston County school districts  \  $60 per participant for school districts outside of Galveston County*

By submitting the registration for the Personal Financial Literacy staff development sponsored by the Moody Permanent Endowment Fund and TCEE, you are agreeing to administer the TCEE pre and posttests to your students. Your results will be due May 31, 2017. *A $50 stipend will be paid upon receipt of the student results.

Location: Galveston ISD 3904 Avenue T  Galveston, TX 77550

Registration for Galveston County Schools is free  (Thanks to a generous grant from Moody Endowment)

Registration for Schools Outside Galveston County is $60