Home > Economics America > 2006-2007

Energy, Economics, and the Environment
Case Studies and Teaching Activity for High School

A Workshop for All K-12 Teachers

May 11, 2007
Campus Center 214
SUNY Canton
Director: Marcellina Hamilton



Welcome - Dr. Jeremy Brown, Provost, SUNY Canton

Unit 1: Water Resources

  • Get the Iron out
  • Conserving Water at Home
  • Conserving Water Out West

Unit 2: Forest Resources

  • Graphing Forest Facts
  • Forest Benefits and Conflicting Goals
  • Forest Economics

Unit 3: Renewable Energy Resources

  • Renewable Energy Basics
  • Graphing Energy Facts
  • Trends in R & D Funding
  • Energy Efficiencies

Unit 4: Global Warming

  • Greenhouse Warming: What Is It?
  • Analyzing Greenhouse Data

Case Analysis: The Eagle Lake, The Wilderness Area, The Energy Subsidy, and The Carbon Tax


Distribution of Certificates

This workshop the Canton Center for Economic Education with the support of SUNY Canton.

Greg Fisher
Indian River CSD
Roger Keating
Brushton-Moira CSD
Tammy Keating-Malark
Northern Adirondack CSD
Paul S. Jones
Madrid-Waddington CSD
Leigh Stark
Potsdam CSD
Stacy Vincent
Malone CSD

Center for Economic Education
Marcellina Hamilton
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, Ny 13617

Phone: 315-379-3938
Fax: 315-386-7933