LEAF’s Mission is to equip students in grades 6-14 with the most important skills they need to thrive in our global economy: economic and financial literacy.
Learning Economics And Finance Network, Inc.
LEAF is an organization of teachers, academics, and business professionals working together to improve economic and personal finance education in the region.
LEAF Members are guided by the shared belief that today’s students need to learn personal finance and economics to become productive members of tomorrow’s global workforce.
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Professional Learning Communities
Research has shown that the most effective approaches to professional development require drilling down into content and forming professional learning communities that promote collaboration and encourage participants to share best practices. LEAF has three PLCs.
Professional Learning Communities (PLC's)
PLC For New Teachers of Economics :
This virtual Economics PLC will be for NEW teachers of Economics via Google Hangout meetings once a month.
For more information, contact Richard Donnelly at: firstname.lastname@example.org
PLC in Personal Finance:
Where: Middlesex Community College Library
When: 3rd Saturday of every month (Sept.-June)
For more information, contact: LCapra@haverhill-ps.org
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