Author Archives: Tawni Ferrarini

“Compound Interest” Webinar, Feb 13, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

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“Compound Interest” Webinar ($0 registration fee) February 13th, 2018 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm (EST) Register now Teaching compound interest in engaging ways.  Help students see how they can earn income on savings and diversified investments.  Also, show them how … read more

Free economics badges and courses!

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Teachers identify how to engage your students in meaningful ways. Let them hone their economic reasoning skills and apply them to a variety of real-world settings including, but not limited to, personal finance and public policy.  Students can earn badges … read more

Schedule a Common Sense Economics Workshop

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Schedule a workshop for 25 or more teachers.  Email Dr. Tawni Hunt Ferrarini.

Meet and Greet at the Association of Private Enterprise Education (APEE) Conference!

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Join Tawni Hunt Ferrarini (Lindenwood University), Joe Calhoun (Florida State University), and Signe Thomas (Stavros Center for Economic Education at the Florida State University).  See what is new in the Common Sense Economics portfolio of classroom and course resources.  We … read more

Timely Topics! Why Nations Prosper: North and South Korea

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Apply Part 2 of Common Sense Economics “Why Do Nations Prosper” to explain why North Korea is dark as a dungeon at night while South Korea looks like Las Vegas on steroids! 

Educators’ Course Runs Summer 2017: June 5th – July 16th

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Professional Development Workshops, Training, and Courses Common Sense Economics for Life is a power-packed course.  It can be used by professional development coordinators, Centers for Economic Education, and Councils for Economic Education to assist K-16 educators interested in making teaching economics and … read more