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Webinar: Understanding Fiscal Responsibility - President Jackson and the Veto of the Second National Bank

Date(s) of the workshop: March  7, 2018  
Time of the workshop: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (EST)  
Location: Your Computer  
Contact: Council for Economic Education, NY  
Contact Phone: 212-730-6728  
Registration Fee: No Charge!  
Workshop Description: The Council for Economic Education is pleased to offer free professional development webinars for teachers nationwide. The webinars cover multiple topics on how to integrate personal finance and economics in the classroom and create a fun learning experience for your students.

During this webinar, teachers will learn how to incorporate an EconEdLink lesson on President Andrew Jackson's Veto of of the Second National Bank into their classrooms. We will provide ideas and resources to engage students as they explore the historical context and debate surrounding the National Bank in the 1800's. We will also discuss applications to contemporary central baking issues.

Ted Opderbeck will be the presenter. Ted is a economics and social studies teacher at Waldwick High School in Waldwick, NJ. He has enjoyed teaching many levels of economics, law, and U.S. History over the last 22 years. Ted has been named District Teacher of the Year twice and recently was recognized as an Alfred P. Sloan Teaching Champion by the Council for Economic Education. Ted is the founder of two non-profit initiatives that provide educational and health services to local underserved youth.

When you attend the webinar, you will leave with relevant lessons, resources and tools that can be implemented the next day. If you are interested, but cannot attend the live webinar, please register to get access to the archived version.
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