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AP Economics

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Wednesday, June 18, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. | Thursday, June 19, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Friday, June 20, 2014

If you are a seasoned AP economics instructor, or are simply contemplating adding an AP economics course to your school's curriculum, don't miss this three-day workshop.  Federal Reserve staff and experienced AP instructors will demonstrate engaging economics lessons, interactive online programs, and whiteboard applications developed specifically for AP classes in micro and macro. Topics for this year's conference include fiscal policy, balance of payments, and more.

The workshop will include whole-group discussions of best practices, course development, and textbook selection.  An "Ask the Expert" panel will delve into those thorny content problems, offering ideas for alternative instructional approaches.

This workshop will feature:

  • 18 hours of professional development
  • Certificates of completion
  • Continental breakfast and lunch each day

Conference Speakers and Bios

Tentative Conference Agenda

Hotel Accommodations

The Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch is holding rooms for AP Conference attendees. The room rate is $108 plus tax for singles. Overnight parking is $17.

Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch
2 S. Fourth St.
St. Louis, MO 63102
314-231-3003

The block of rooms is under the name "Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis AP Conference 2014."
Please call 314-231-3003 to reserve your room.

NOTE: Please make your reservations by Saturday, May 17, 2014, to receive the group rate.  Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rates and availability.


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