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EconVersations: The Far-Reaching Effects of Public Assistance - How Payment Timing Affects SAT Scores

Date(s) of the workshop: March  11, 2020  
Time of the workshop: 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm  
Location: Purdue University  
Contact: Jennifer Redden  
Contact Phone: 765.494.7336  
Registration Fee: No Charge!  
Workshop Description: Attention: Middle and High School Teachers:

The Purdue Center for Economic Education is hosting a professional development series entitled, "EconVersations." You won't want to miss the upcoming program, The Far-Reaching Effects of Public Assistance - How Payment Timing Affects SAT Scores, on March 11, 2020 from 5:15 pm to 7:30 pm at Purdue University, RAWLS Hall Room 1071, West Lafayette, IN.

Dr. Jillian Carr, Assistant Professor of Economics in the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, will be presenter. Dr. Carr's fields are applied microeconomics and public/labor economics and her current research is on the economics of crime, poverty and law, and economics.

Dr. Kelly Blanchard, Associate Director of Purdue Center for Economic Education and Lecturer in the economics department, will provide an overview of classroom applications that focus on the economic challenges of poverty and income inequality.

There is no cost for educators to participate, but advance registration is required by Noon on March 10th! Click on "Additional Information" below or go to "Register here" below to register now.

EconVersations is a dinner and workshop series for middle and high school teachers and administrators. This program will help teachers learn about how the timing of the government's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) affects student performance on the SAT's. Lessons and resources will be provided to assist with incorporating this information to the classroom. Two PGPs will be provided.
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