Economics Bootcamp Day I (Atlanta)
Grades 9-12
Friday, August 23rd, 2024
8:30am - 3:00pm

Workshop Grades 9–12

This workshop boosts the comfort level and instructional effectiveness of novice teachers teaching the state-mandated high school personal finance and economics course. This year, Bootcamp is divided up into two days with the first on August 23rd featuring lessons on economic fundamentals, micro-economics, and personal finance. The 2nd day on September 20th will focus on the remaining personal finance standards, macroeconomics and international trade. Teachers are welcome to attend either day or both days. Teachers that attend BOTH sessions will receive a $50 Amazon gift card.

Instructional materials and model teaching strategies proven to help students learn personal finance and economics will be shared. Teachers receive lessons and other resources aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence.

Audience: Novice Teachers, Grades 9-12.  

Materials, lunch, and substitute reimbursement provided