Economic Education

Giving our students essential tools for life

Graduate credit workshops for teachers, events and contests for students, and resources to help students in grades K-12 build a solid foundation of economics and financial literacy.

  • Offerings for teachers, students, and school districts in 23 Ohio counties: Ashland, Ashtabula, Coshocton, Crawford, Cuyahoga, Delaware, Erie, Franklin, Geauga, Holmes, Huron, Knox, Lake, Licking, Lorain, Madison, Marion, Medina, Morrow, Richland, Union, western Wayne and Wyandot
  • Affiliated with the Ohio Council on Economic Education (www.ocee.org) and the Council for Economic Education (www.councilforeconed.org/)

Quickstart

Course Proposal Form for Adjunct Instructors

NO-COST ECONOMICS TRAINING FOR EDUCATORS

$MARTPATH, developed by the Universe of Cincinnati's Economics Center, is an engaging, interactive and easy way for teachers of grades 1-6 to embed relevant and fun economics and financial education in the classrooms. $martPath provides simple, fun lessons that bring economic and financial education to life in your classroom. You will learn to teach students about personal financial responsibility through grade-appropriate, curriculum-aligned, interactive lessons.

Each educator will receive two $75 Amazon gift cards upon completion of the training requirements and feedback.

The training seminars are offered AT NO COST TO YOU, however, you do have the option to extend your learning through online modules and earn graduate credit through Ashland University. One semester hour of credit will require a tuition payment of $160 and additional, required online assignments. Payment and registration for graduate credit can be made on the day of your trainging seminar.

For more information, click here.

There are four seminars to choose from. Click on the date you would like to attend to be directed to the registration page.

If you have any questions, please call our PDS office at (419) 289-5350 or email pds@ashland.edu

Contact Us

Interim Director
Jerry McGlone
419.289.5732
800.882.1548 Ext. 5732
jmcglone@ashland.edu

Administrative Assistant
Jenn English
419.289.5350
800.882.1548 Ext. 5350
Fax: 419.289.5368
pds@ashland.edu