Welcome to MTSU's Center for Economic Education

The mission of the Middle Tennessee State University Center for Economic Education is to develop the K-12 students of Tennessee to have the knowledge, understanding, and skills to make informed economic choices as consumers, workers, and citizens in a global economy.



UPCOMING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

FACE-TO-FACE WORKSHOPS


Teaching Personal Finance: Employment Qualification Workshop
    January 24-25, 2019
    Murfreesboro, Tennessee
    
To register, email Dr. Maria E. King

MORE PROGRAMMING BEING SCHEDULED! Check back the third week of January 2019!


WEBINARS
 

Free Webinars Hosted by the MTSU Center for Economic Education

 

The Economics of Gasoline
    January 28, 2019
    To register, email Dr. Maria E. King

 

Tennessee webinars may be scheduled one-on-one to fit your needs throughout the semester.


Free Webinars Hosted by the Council on Economic Education
        
    If you need assistance registering, email DR. MARIA E. KING

    HOW TO MAKE AN APPLE PIE AND SEE THE WORLD: ECONOMICS AND GEOGRAPHY
    JANUARY 15, 2019

    Economics of Immigration
    JANUARY 22, 2019
    
    CYBERSECURITY
    January 29, 2019

    TEACHING ECONOMICS THROUGH GAMES
    February 6, 2019
     
    DARING TO DREAM: USING PICTURE BOOKS TO TEACH ECONOMICS
    FEBRUARY 13, 2019

    ENTREPRENEURSHIP: SHARK TANK
    FEBRUARY 27, 2019

    BITE INTO ECONOMICS: CHILDREN'S LITERATURE
    march 12, 2019

    DOWNSIDE OF PROTECTIONISM
    MARCH 19, 2019

     IS THE PRICE RIGHT?
    MARCH 27, 2019
 
    TITANIC: LESSONS LEARNED
    april 10, 2019

    ECONOMIC DILEMMA: GLOBAL REFUGEES
    APRIL 16, 2019

    ECONOMICS OF POVERTY
    APRIL 30, 2019

    lawn care for fun and profit
    may 21, 2019

    BITCOIN AND CRYPTOCURRENCY
    MAY 21, 2019


 Professional Development Conferences


Tennessee Jump$tart 

    June 5-7, 2019
    Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Council on Economic Education
    October 4-5, 2019    
    Los Angeles, California


Southern Business Education Association
    October 23-26, 2019

    Daytona Beach, Florida

National Business Education Association
    April 16-20, 2019
    Chicago, Illinois

Association for Research in Business Education
    April 16-20, 2019
    Chicago, Illinois

National Association for Business Teacher Education
    April 16-20, 2019
    Chicago, Illinois

International Society for Business Education
    July 28 - August 2, 2019
    Kefalonia, Greece