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Thinking Money: A Financial Expedition - Educator's Workshop

Event Type: Adult Specials
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 2/6/2018
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
Description:
 Dr. Rita Littrell, Director of the Bessie B. Moore Center for Economic Education at the University of Arkansas, will be the evenings keynote speaker. With a goal integrating the Exhibition and financial literacy into the classroom, the workshop will address:
*The use of current financial literacy related educational materials, fiction and nonfiction print resources as well as digital resources, in a cross-curricular approach
*Engaging students in hands-on activities that encourage personal understanding
*Inform educators of the financial literacy resources available via the Bessie B. Moore Center for Economic Education at the University of Arkansas.
4:00 PM Registration and Welcome
4:15 PM Money Matters K - 12 Dr. Rita Littrell, Director of the Bessie B. Moore Center
5:30 PM Thinking Money Exhibit Tour (BPL staff)
6:00 PM Workshop Ends
Attendance for the full workshop has been approved for two hours of professional development credit by the Arkansas Department of Education, but drop-in attendance is welcome.
REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THIS WORKSHOP.

Thinking Money was developed by the American Library Association Public Programs Office in collaboration with the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, whose support made this exhibition possible.

Location: Thinking Money- Walmart Community Room