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“Stairs to Success”

Springtime 1997 - 2003 the Center was one of the founders and organizers of a city competition on economics and entrepreneurship for teenagers "Stairs to Success". The preparatory stage includes development of methodical materials, organization and carrying out of seminars-training for participants, working out the script of the competition.

Project objectives:
·    Providing of professional development for teachers;
·    Review of economic education situation in Belarus through participation in round tables;
·    Partnership exchange of ideas, materials, and methods among former participants of training of trainers workshops to build economic education delivery system in Belarus;
·    Application of economic concepts to Belarussian economic conditions;
·    Enhancing of computer literacy of teachers;
·    Attraction of attention of business and educational authorities of Belarus to the development of economic educational system at pre-college level.
"Stairs to Success 2002" Photoalbum >>

"Stairs to Success 2003" Photoalbum >>

 

California Stock Market Simulation

Organization in Autumn and Spring ten-weeks seminars and Internet practice for youth.

The aim of this competition is to provide Belarussian youth with an enjoyable, low-risk experience of investing on the Stock Market.

Learn how market economic system works.

Benefits to students:
·    Analyze news regarding the economy and markets
·    Strengthen their computer and Internet skills
·    Work together and make decisions in teams
·    Enjoy participating in the statewide competition
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