Make every day in the classroom a meaningful one.
With our hands-on training, you’ll learn new strategies for bringing the Arizona economics standards to life for your students. Through day-long workshops, an immersive summer institute and a collection of at-the-ready resources, the Office of Economic Education provides everything you need to give your students the very best education.
The class was intellectually stimulating, full of learning and fun, all at the same time. The instructors were exceptional, very knowledgeable and helpful as teachers of teachers.
High School Teacher, Phoenix, Arizona
Professional Development Workshops
Our full- and half-day workshops are designed to equip teachers with rich content and engaging lessons. These workshops are offered in collaboration with county school superintendents across Southern Arizona at no cost to you.
Economics Summer Institute
The Economics Summer Teacher Institute is an intensive program open to middle and high school teachers that dives deep into fundamental economic principles.
Economic Education Ambassadors
The Ambassadors Program gives talented teachers the training they need to improve and promote economic education in local communities throughout Southern Arizona.
Upcoming Workshops and Other Events
The Office of Economic Education is an affiliate of the Arizona Council on Economic Education, which itself is an affiliate of the national Council for Economic Education. We also receive program support from the Thomas R. Brown Foundations. We work cooperatively with the UA Outreach College, with southern Arizona community colleges and with city and county superintendents of schools across southern Arizona.