EBE NSW professional development


Economics and Business Educators 2021 Events Calendar

Click here to see the Economics and Business Educators 2021 Events Calendar (as at 20 February 2021).

EBE NSW Professional Development Event - Teaching Commerce for the first time?

Date: Friday 26 March 2021
Time: 8.30am - 3.00pm
Venue: Professional Teachers' Council NSW Office
67 - 73 St Hillers Rd Auburm 2144 (Entry via Hall St)

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If you are a rural EBE NSW member you can apply for an Economics and Business Educators Professor Mike Horsley Beginning Teachers Rural Professional Learning Grant to assist you to attend the "Teaching Commerce for the first time?" course. See the course flyer for more information.

UNSW Business School - Consortium for Inclusive Economics Education Professional Development Event EconTeach@UNSW 2021

Whole-day in-person professional development for teachers of economics content in Years 10 through 12

Date: Friday 16 April 2021
Cost: Free

This program focuses on enhancing teachers’ understanding of content relevant to economics concepts, as well as constructing economics lessons with input from experienced economics teachers. The program is open to up to 15 teachers, with priority places given to those teaching out-of-field and/or from less-advantaged schools.

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Recording of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Student Webinar -Monetary Policy and Current Economic Conditions (12 October 2020)

The recording of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) student webinar, "Monetary Policy and Current Economic Conditions" (12 October 2020) is now available. Senior Economist, David Lancaster, provides an overview of monetary policy and current economic conditions as at 12 October 2020.

Click here for the recording:

Economics and Business Educators NSW is a member of the Reserve Bank of Australia Educators Advisory Panel:

https://www.rba.gov.au/education/about-the-program/educators-advisory-panel.html

Feedback about resources from the RBA is welcome.
Please email feedback to admin@ebe.nsw.edu.au

Recording of webinar - "The Reserve Bank's Policy Actions and Balance Sheet" with Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia held on 30 June 2020 

The recording of the webinar titled "The Reserve Bank's Policy Actions and Balance Sheet" with Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, held on 30 June 2020 ( to which Economics teachers and students were invited) is now available on the RBA website. The webinar can be found here:

>> https://rba.gov.au/speeches/2020/sp-dg-2020-06-30.html

Economics, Business Studies and Legal Studies: A teacher professional learning tour of East Coast USA

Dates: To be announced 

Academy Travel, in conjunction with Economics and Business Educators NSW, is delighted to present an outstanding professional development opportunity for teachers of Economics, Business Studies, Legal Studies and Commerce. 

The itinerary begins in Washington DC, where teachers will tour key government organisations and significant landmarks. Continuing to New York City, participants will explore the Financial District, international law and order, and the world of commerce.

In addition, the itinerary includes a series of guided tours and site visits with experts. There is also time at leisure for sightseeing, shopping and exploring.

>> Further details, including a detailed itinerary

ASIC's MoneySmart online professional learning

ASIC MoneySmartThe Australian Securities and Investments Commission's (ASIC) MoneySmart online professional development (PD) courses are designed to build your personal financial capability and support you to integrate consumer and financial literacy education into your teaching programs. The PD courses are aligned to Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.

Accredited PD online courses (NESA, TQI, Teacher identified activity)

  • Teach MoneySmart: Be MoneySmart
  • Connect MoneySmart: Use MoneySmart
  • MoneySmart Maths (Primary)
  • MoneySmart Maths (Secondary)
  • MoneySmart HASS (Primary)
  • MoneySmart HASS (Secondary)

Non-Accredited PD online courses (Teacher identified activity)

  • Financial Literacy 101
  • Using Knowing Growing Showing
  • Delivering ASIC's Be MoneySmart

>> Further information and details how to enrol in any of the courses

TeachMeet NSW

TeachMeets are free, informal, collaborative experiences organised by educators, for educators in order to share ideas and experiences and support each other in our professional growth.

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