2016 AP Economics Conference

Registration for this conference is closed.

Conference Dates: 

4 p.m. - 8 p.m. | Tuesday, June 14 - Pre-conference workshop and Dinner
7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Wednesday, June 15
7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. | Thursday, June 16
7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Friday, June 17

Location:
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza
Broadway and Locust Street
St. Louis, Mo. 63102 (map it)

Agenda

Conference Speakers and Bios

Seasoned AP economics instructors, those who are new to teaching AP economics, and those who are simply contemplating teaching an AP economics course are welcome at the AP Economics Conference at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Federal Reserve economists, AP economics exam readers, AP economics instructors, and St. Louis Fed economic education staff will present a program packed with the information you need to be successful in teaching AP economics.

New teachers or those who are simply exploring the possibility of teaching AP economics are welcome to attend the pre-conference workshop and dinner on Tuesday evening, June 14, 2016. The program will include information on the basics, such as designing the AP syllabus and choosing a textbook. Experienced teachers will be on hand to offer strategies for a successful launch.

This conference will feature:

  • 18 hours of professional development;
  • certificates of completion; and
  • continental breakfast, lunch and Wednesday evening reception.

There is no fee, but you must register by June 10, 2016. Parking is complimentary.

For more information, please contact Barbara Flowers at barbara.flowers @stls.frb.org.


Hotel Accommodations

The Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch is holding rooms for AP Conference attendees. The room rate is $125 plus tax for singles. Overnight parking is $16.

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

Note: Please make your reservations by Sunday, May 22, 2016, to receive the group rate.  Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rates and availability