Stock Market Game Training

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Kansas Teachers:  Are you looking for some assistance getting started with the Stock Market Game or are you looking for something new to take the Stock Market Game to the next level with your classes?   Join a Stock Market Game coordinator on a live online webinar or watch a recorded training. There is no cost to participate and no obligation to use the program.  Don’t see an event that works for you?  Let us know and we will schedule one.  There are also a few recorded ones available so if you register and cannot attend, email KCEE@wichita.edu with a request for a recording.

LIVE ONLINE TEACHER WEBINARS:

New and veteran teachers are invited to participate in one or more of the many online training session for teachers with our national office.  Below are the various webinar topics.  Click on the calendar link to see the exact dates/times and a link to register.

Training Topics

Click to view the 2020 SMG Spring Webinars.

Topics:

  • SMG – The Basics (30 min) – Getting Started, Teacher Support Center, & student portfolios
  • SMG Rules (30 min) – Overview of the main Stock Market Game rules
  • Team Portfolio Review (30 min) – A closer look at the student/team portfolio
  • Winning with Diversification (30 min) – Strategies for building a diversified portfolio with stocks, bonds, ETFs and mutual funds
  • Basic Company Research (30 min) – Using Yahoo and Nasdaq, basic terminology and company headlines will be reviewed
  • SMG Lessons, Tests & other Publications – An overview of Teacher Support Center offerings will be provided
  • Weekly Portfolio Analysis (30 min) – Analysis of major indexes and portfolio holdings
  • Let’s Trade Today! (30 min) – A quick overview of the SMG portfolio and how to get Stock Market Game students trading
  • Handing Market Volatility (30 min) – Team strategies for a market rising or falling
  • How to InvestWrite (50 min) – Learn about InvestWrite, see the resources available to you and your students and hear about the great prizes and recognition, and BEST OF ALL hear teachers talk about their own InvestWrite experience and how they use it in their classrooms!
  • InvestWrite: Easy to Submit (30 min) – Learn how easy it is to submit your student essays online and/or just join in for a quick question and answer session
  • InvestWrite: Join Us Live! (1 hour) – We will be available every Wednesday evening during the month of February between 7:00 PM and 8:00 PM ET. Join the InvestWrite Team and other InvestWrite teachers for an informal time to ask questions and share ideas or just pop in to listen!

Click to view the 2020 SMG Spring Webinars.

The instructions for joining a webinars will be sent via email to teachers that have registered.

RECORDED (ON-DEMAND) WEBINAR & HANDOUT:

The following links are resources to help you navigate the Teacher Support Center where the educational resources are housed.

IN-PERSON TEACHER WORKSHOPS:

We do not have many in-person workshops schedule anymore but you are welcome to request one and we will do our best to try to schedule one in your location.  Minimum of 5 teachers required.

Can’t find one that works for you or do you want to suggest a topic?  Please contact Angela at KCEE@wichita.edu or call 316-978-5183.