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Economics and Business Educators 2019 Events Calendar

Click here to see the Economics and Business Educators 2019 Events Calendar (as at 9 June 2019).

Registrations now open for the 2019 EBE NSW Annual Conference

Date: Friday 28 June 2019
Time: 8.30am – 4pm
Venue: University of Technology Sydney, Dr Chau Chak Wing Building, 14-28 Ultimo Road, Ultimo
NESA endorsed: Yes

Dr Chau Chak Wing Building, Business School of the University of Technology, Sydney
Dr Chau Chak Wing Building, Business School of the University of Technology, Sydney

Katerina KimmorelyThe 2019 EBE NSW Annual Conference is to be held at the University of Technology Sydney on Friday 28 June 2019. The theme of the conference is “Educating the next wave of entrepreneurs by unlocking economics, business and legal minds”. The keynote speaker is Anni Brownjohn - Founder and Managing Director of Ozganics.

Other key features of the conference include:

  • reviews of the 2018 NESA HSC Examinations for Economics, Business Studies and Legal Studies by experienced markers, with a consideration of implications for teaching and learning;
  • syllabus-linked workshops for Economics, Business Studies, Legal Studies and Commerce
  • leadership workshops 
  • opportunities to network with colleagues; and
  • exhibitor displays showcasing the latest educational resources.

>> Visit the 2019 EBE NSW Annual Conference website for further information and registration details

EBE NSW Professional Development Event - 2019 EBE NSW Economics Update Conference

Date: Friday 30 August 2019
Time: 8:30am - 3.30pm
Venue: CPA Australia, 3/111 Harrington St, Sydney NSW 2000

EBE NSW is excited to be running its annual Economics Update Conference on Friday 30 August 2019. Sponsored by CPA Australia, this course will provide Economics teachers with  up to date information and statistics. Each session has been specifically linked to syllabus content.

This event will be hosted at CPA Australia’s Sydney office in Harrington St, Sydney (5 minute walk from Circular Quay Railway Station). 

Morning Tea and Lunch will be provided. There are discounts for EBE NSW members. Rural EBE NSW members are invited to apply for a professional learning grant - more information is available on the conference program.

>> Further details
>> Register here

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

Dates: 8th – 18th January, 2020 

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.

>> More information

The Office of the eSafety Commissioner Supporting Digital Wellbeing Professional Learning Program for Teachers 

 The Office of the eSafety Commissioner Supporting Digital Wellbeing professional learning program for teachers  includes three hours of free professional learning through live webinar participation and the completion of a quiz.

The three NESA registered modules include:

  • Digital CPR
  • Empowering families and communities
  • Inclusion and digital wellbeing

>> More information and registration details here