Teacher Professional Development

Teacher Professional Development

EconomicsWisconsin and its Centers for Economic Education offer development programs and workshops to help teachers pass on economic information to their students in a fun and educational way.  These workshops focus on Council for Economic Education curricula and help guide teachers in streamlining these teachings in their present curriculum.






Stock Market Simulation Workshop Friday, September 25, 2015 This is an overview of the SMS and the curriculum we suggest using. Free curriculum for those who attend. Registration is FREE! Register today!
9th Annual Get Your Students Pumped Up on Personal Finance and Economics! Friday, October 16, 2015 This one day conference at Lambeau Field is geared to support K-12 teachers and community outreach educators, or anyone with an interest in enhancing the financial and economic literacy of individuals (young or old) within their community. More...

Registration is $95.00
Register today!

Money Talks: Risk and Reward Friday, October 23, 2015

This one-day conference in La Crosse for 6th - 12th grade educators offers engaging presentations on risk, reward, and economics. More...

Registration is $25.00
Register today!

26th Annual Meeting of the
Association of School Economic Teachers (ASET)
Friday, December 4, 2015 This one-day conference consists of a series of presentations on global economics. More...

Registration is $50.00
Register today!

SMS Workshop Friday, September 25, 2015 Overview of the SMS and the curriculum we suggest using. Free curriculum for those who attend. Registration is FREE! Register Today!

STEM Workshop: Teaching Economics through Math and Science

  Middle and High school teachers will discover how economics is connected to STEM-based education in this workshop. More...  
Teaching Personal Financial Literacy and Economics Standards in High School Math Classes   The workshop will be led by math teachers who have been instrumental in moving personal finance content into the math curriculum within their district. More...  
Econ for Opinion Leaders - Teachers and School Administration   This workshop will help to develop a clearer understanding of basic economic principles will provide knowledge and thinking skills that can be applied to help make better decisions for the children and families you serve every day. More...  
Financial Fitness for Life   Financial Fitness for Life®(FFFL) is a comprehensive personal finance curriculum that teaches students how to make thoughtful, well-informed decisions about important aspects of personal finance. More...  

Please check this page frequently, as new programs are being added.

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Upcoming Student Programs






Grades 4 - 12 Stock Market Simulation 10 Week or School Year Challenge Stock Market Simulation. More... Registration begins August 2014. More...
Grades 4 - 12

SMS Essay Contest

Turn what you are learning about the stock market into cash! More... Entries need to be received by 1 week before the last day of trading. More...
Grades 6-8 Community Showcase Middle school students are invited to compete in this Wisconsin statewide competition showcasing their community by using statistical, evidence-based economic data. More... Project submissions due March 11, 2016. More...
Grades 9-12 Community Ambassadors

Open your high school students' eyes to their local communities and have them dig into what really defines and makes up the economy around them. Their final project must answer the pressing question, "Why would a company or business expand, relocate or start up in your community?". More...

Project submissions due March 11, 2016. More...
Grades 9-12 Economics Challenge It's back! The head to head high school competition is set! More... Registration FREE and will open in January!


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