Economics for Opinion Leaders: TEACHERS
FAQs & REGISTRATION
Carefully review the information below before continuing to Registration.
NOTE: This program is now being offered in a virtual format via Zoom webinar.
What are the dates and location of the seminar?
Overnight Accommodations - CANCELLED
Wednesday, July 15th-Friday, July 17th (2 nights)
Waterpark & Conference Center
865 Lombardi Ave
Green Bay, WI
Seminar - NOTE NEW TIMES AND UPDATED AGENDA
Thursday, July 16th & Friday, July 17th, 2020
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 16th
8:30 a.m. - Noon on Friday, July 17th
Who is eligible to apply?
All K-12 teachers are eligible and encouraged to apply for the program, though the material is geared mainly toward middle school and high school grade levels.
What is the deadline to apply?
The registration deadline for the EFOL: Teachers program is Thursday, June 18th, 2020. Seats are limited, early application is encouraged. THIS PROGRAM IS FULL AND WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS.
How will attendees be selected?
The OAFEE reserves the right to choose attendees based on application and availability. Accepted applicants will be notified by email following the registration deadline of June 18th, 2020.
What is the cost of the program?
A $20 registration fee is required to reserve your space in the program. There are no additional costs associated with this event.
Will my registration fee be refunded?
If, for some reason, you are not chosen to particpate in this particular seminar, your registration fee of $20 will be refunded within one week of the close of the event.
What is the cancellation policy?
As a professional courtesy (and to avoid hotel fees incurred on behalf of the OAFEE), please contact us at least three days prior to the start date of the event, should you need to cancel at any time following confirmation of your acceptance. A refund of the registration fee will not be granted for cancellations made within this three-day window.
What is included in the event?
The event includes two days of professional instruction in economic education, and how to incorporate these lessons into your daily social studies curriculum. Multiple curriculum materials are provided, including a supplementary textbook, Virtual Economics thumb drive and more. Food and drink (breakfast, lunch and snack service) are offered for the duration of the seminar.
A two-night stay (Wednesday, July 15th and Thursday, July 16th, 2020 with checkout on Friday, July 17th, 2020) is provided at the Tundra Lodge Resort Waterpark & Conference Center. Four waterpark passes are included per room.
All eligible participants will receive a scholarship (in the form of a personal check) for $200 upon completion of the seminar. Please allow at least four weeks for processing.
Please note: A credit card is required upon check-in at Tundra Lodge Resort for incidentals incurred beyond overnight room fee. Attendees are responsible for any travel expenses beyond what is covered by the scholarship.
How can I earn the scholarship?
A $200 scholarship (personal check) is earned by participating in all functions of the two-day event, including any scheduled meals. Completion of the online course evaluation at the conclusion of the seminar is required. Please allow at least four weeks for processing of checks following the program.
NOTE: To remain in compliance with Lakeland University and IRS protocol, a completed W-9 Form must be on file before check can be processed. Form will be made available at the event.
Will I receive academic credit?
This is a non-academic credit bearing course and does not qualify for official Wisconsin Continuing Education Units (CEU). Professional Development credit requirements vary by state, and it is the responsibility of the attendee to confirm with their state what qualifies for licensure. A Certificate of Attendance is offered to those who make a request following the program.
Do I need to make a reservation at the hotel?
No. The OAFEE will provide a rooming list to the hotel following the deadline date of June 18th, 2020. The information provided in the registration form below will be used to reserve your space at the event. Please complete the form in its entirity and provide any necessary information in the appropriate fields. Every effort will be made to meet your requests.
THIS PROGRAM IS FULL AND WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS.