Education Archive

Partnering with Educators and Business Leaders

January 25, 2011

In its first year, the new Center for Economic Education and Analysis (CEEA) in the MC School of Business has exceeded expectations.  As a partner to Mississippi’s K-12 educators, the center has already: –      &...

International Summit Teacher Training

February 1, 2011

On January 27 and 28th, CEEA hosted 12 teachers from across the state for our International Summit Teacher Training.  Leon Maynard, from the Idaho Council on Economic Education lead the training sessions.  The training prepared the teachers to teach the students how to participate ...

Upcoming Events in Education

February 1, 2011

February 5 - The CEEA is hosting a session of the Master Teacher in Economics certification program.  Area high school teachers will learn the fundamentals of economics during this session and must pass an exam after this session to move on to the next sessions.  There are five ses...

Title II Follow Up Session

February 1, 2011

On March 5, 2011 the CEEA will have a Title II follow up session. This past summer, the MS Council on Economic Education was awarded a $90k grant from IHL to implement a summer workshop for teachers to help prepare them to better teach economics in their classrooms.  Although the f...

International Summit - April 14, 2011

February 1, 2011

The CEEA is excited to host an International Summit, April 14, 2011.  This is the CEEA's largest Education event of the year.  Over 300 high school students from across the state will come to Mississippi College to debate international issues and learn about international trade.&am...

Mississippi College Hosts Second International Economic Summit

April 26, 2011

Nearly 350 students from 11 high schools around Mississippi got hands-on experience with international relations, economics and other issues impacting the globe. The students recently participated in the second annual International Economic Summit at Mississippi College. The event held earlier this...

Mississippi College Welcomes Third International Economic Summit

December 1, 2011

  MC business professor Chris Smith and Clinton High seniors Hunter Walker and Kiana PaulineMississippi College resembled the United Nations as hundreds of high school students converged on the Clinton campus to learn more about global economics. To get prepared for Tuesday’s even...

WLBT features International Economic Summit

December 2, 2011