Teacher Professional Development Program

Educators from schools in the New York Federal Reserve Bank's Second District can register for free professional development programs focused on increasing economic literacy for high school and college students. These programs offer Continuing Education credits and are held in several locations throughout the year.


ACCESSIBLE ECONOMICS

This workshop will provide high school teachers with resources on how to teach economics, including:

  • best practices to modify lessons for learners with diverse needs;
  • literacy strategies for struggling readers; and
  • the most critical topics for students in economics.

Educators who complete the entire workshop will receive 4 hours of Continuing Education/CTLE credit.


October 17 Event Details
Date and Time
Thursday, October 17, 2019
3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Location
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
33 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10045

Additional Information
Dinner will be served.
Contact
For questions, please contact Economic Education Associate Chaeri Han at chaeri.han@ny.frb.org

Registration is closed

 

ECONOMICS PEDAGOGY & LITERACY STRATEGIES

This workshop will provide high school teachers with resources on how to teach economics, including:

  • tools to teach core economic concepts;
  • literacy strategies to engage students of all reading levels; and
  • resources to teach about the Federal Reserve System.

Educators who complete the entire workshop will receive 5 hours of Continuing Education/CTLE credit.


October 29 Event Details
Date and Time
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
3:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location
University of Albany - SUNY
135 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

Additional Information
Dinner will be served.
Contact
For questions, please contact Economic Education Associate Director Graham Long at graham.c.long@ny.frb.org

Registration is closed

About the Professional Development Programs

Educators who attend the New York Fed's professional development programs will learn how to use economic case studies in the classroom, literacy strategies, and Federal Reserve education opportunities and tools for their students.

As a New York State-approved Continuing Teacher and Leader Education sponsor, the New York Fed can provide hours of Continuing Education/CTLE credit to teachers in the Second District, including Title I high schools and community colleges. All programs are free.


How To Receive Credit

At the workshop, educators will need to bring:

  • Name as it appears on their teaching certificate;
  • Date of birth; and
  • Last four digits of their Social Security Number.

Schedule
Event
Date
Economics Pedagogy &
Literacy Strategies
(Albany)
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Accessible Economics
(NYC)
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Economics Pedagogy &
Literacy Strategies (NYC)
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
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