Capital District Council for the Social Studies (Albany, NY)
The Council for Economic Education (CEE) is seeking dynamic U.S. economic educators, grades 5 through 12, to participate a Study Tour on Economic Education to the Republic of South Africa. The tour is scheduled to take place on July 17-August 1, 2011. Participants will be expected to make presentations on various aspects of economic education in the United States during the program and to share their international experiences locally with teachers and other members of their communities when they return.
The Study Tour is an activity conducted by CEE with funding from the U.S. Department of Education for the Cooperative Education Exchange Program (CEEP). CEEP is carried out in coordination with the U.S. Department of State.
The Council for Economic Education is committed to providing professional development opportunities to teachers without regard to race, national origin, disability, or age.
The program overview and application form is posted at http://www.councilforeconed.org/ei/apps/RFP-2011-02-10.php.