The mission of the Alaska Center for Economic Education, at the University of Alaska Anchorage, is to raise the level of economic literacy in Alaska by promoting and improving the teaching about economics in schools throughout the state. The Alaska Center is guided by the National Voluntary Content Standards developed by their affiliate, the national Council for Economic Education, and the Foundation for Teaching Economics. The Alaska Center for Economic Education also partners with the Alaska Council on Economic Education.
GRADE LEVELS: K-12
DEADLINES/NOTABLE EVENTS: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The Alaska Center for Economic Education’s primary focus is teacher training. The teacher, above all, is the single most important asset in any educational program. The Center and its partners engage in many activities to support economics teaching. CEE offers teacher-training activities; consults with schools, educational agencies, and community groups; and develops curriculum materials.
CONTACT NAME: Kyle Hampton, Director
PH: (907) 786-1901
MAIL ADDRESS: Alaska Center for Economic Education
3211 Providence Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99508