Welcome to Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics

This site introduces economists to innovative teaching strategies developed both within and beyond the discipline of economics. It provides instructors with the tools to begin integrating and assessing these teaching strategies in their own classrooms and promotes the sharing of teaching innovations among instructors.

Teaching Methods
The what, why, and how of teaching methods that will engage and motivate your students
Economics in Two-Year Colleges
Resources to enhance economic education at community colleges
Activity Examples
Classroom-tested activities covering important topics in economics


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