Legends Conference Room in Chase Field
401 E Jefferson Street Phoenix, AZ 85004

The Economics of Elections

Price $20

September 14, 2024
11:30 AM
Grade Level: 7-12

This workshop is designed for middle and high school educators to explore the intricate economics that influence and define U.S. electoral processes. By focusing on topics like national debt, social security, and the economic stewardship of different presidencies, this professional development session aims to provide educators with a deeper understanding of how economic policies are central to both governance and electoral outcomes. Enhance your curriculum as you learn to navigate through the complexities of evaluating the economic impact of public policy, the incentives that drive candidates to cater to the influence of specific groups or interests, and the inherent challenges within democratic systems. 

All attendees will receive:  

  • Resources &  lesson materials  
  • Lunch 
  • Prizes 
  • $20 travel stipend from Maricopa County 
  • $40 travel stipend from outside of Maricopa County 
  • 3 hours of professional development credit 
  • Admissions to the 5:10 p.m. Diamond Backs versus Milwaukee Brewers baseball game! 

Please contact Kathy Pondy if you have any questions related to this workshop.  

**Cancellations within 10 days of ACEE in-person workshops will not be eligible for registration fee refunds.

You have to be an ACEE member to sign up for a program. Membership is free.

The Economics of Elections


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