Coach Leaders:

Vicki Reed and JoAnn Hangen

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Brainstorm areas for lessons
Divide into groups based on interest
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Complete a lesson plan using the template above
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Most importantly- learn from each other, network and enjoy the day!

Economics Resources:

Given to me by my economics teachers:
Geared more for AP Economics
Welkers Wikinomics

Econ Ed Link

Council for Economic Education (Resources Tab)

Foundation for Teaching Economics

From Delicious:
Interactive Globe

Greg Mankiw's blog for Students of Economics

Last post for this was 2005, not sure how timely the articles may remain

The Big Picture (a blog on Macroeconomics)

Other resources
A pretty extensive list of sources for pictures and music

Poll your students opinion

Thinkfinity contains the Econ Ed link, but many others. This month they are featuring compound interest calculator (1) and lessons on the economy (2).

iTunes U
A great resource. A search of microeconomics provided this information (here is a screen shot)


YouTube also has an edu division now where they have partnered with universities.
Here is a search on economics:

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