The MDC Center for Economic Education (CEE) provides professional development workshops focused on economics, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. Please review our current listing of workshops and then register below.
|Workshop||Who Can Attend?||Date||Time||Location||Description|
|Economics of Chocolate* (MPP)||Elementary School Teachers||January 18||8:30 AM – 3:30 PM||Miami Dade College – InterAmerican Campus, Room 401||An award-winning workshop with innovative curriculum and creative activities designed to introduce basic economics concepts to young students (K-5). Topics covered include resources, scarcity, opportunity cost, trade/exchange, and producers/consumers.|
|Next Gen Personal Finance (MPP)||Middle & High School Teachers||January 18||8:30 AM – 3:30 PM||Miami Dade College – InterAmerican Campus, Room 3103||Participants will understand the resources available on NGPF's website and work with other teachers to share ideas, receive feedback, and expand their network.|
|Economics of Trade and China* (MPP)||Middle & High School Teachers||March 14||3:30 PM – 7:30 PM|| Miami Dade College – InterAmerican Campus, Room 401
Teachers will learn how to introduce the concept of global trade to their students using examples exploring the U.S. relationship with China.
of Scientific Discoveries (MPP)
|Middle & High School Teachers||April 11||3:30 PM – 7:30 PM|| Miami Dade College – Kendall Campus,
Teachers will learn how to evaluate major scientific discoveries that have yielded large-scale economic growth while introducing fundamental economics concepts.
|Evolving Historic Skyline & Economic Impact of Biscayne Boulevard||Middle & High School Teachers||April 17||4:00 PM – 8:00 PM|| Miami Dade College – Wolfson Campus,
Led by HistoryMiami Museum Resident Historian and distinguished MDC Professor, Dr. Paul George. This workshop features Downtown Miami's transformation through the lens of its iconic skyline and bustling economic thoroughfare.
|AP Macroeconomics Review Session for Teachers and Students||High School Economics Teachers & Students
||April 25||4:00 PM – 8:00 PM||Miami Dade College – West Campus, Room 1102||
A review session for high school economics teachers and students designed to provide expert content training, test taking tips and strategies in preparation for the upcoming Advanced Placement Exam in Macroeconomics.
MPP = Available for Master Plan Points through Miami Dade County Public Schools District.
*Delivered in collaboration with Florida Atlantic University's Center for Economic Education.
For more information, call 305-237-6484 or email Kemi Arosanyin at email@example.com.