Center for Economic & Financial Education


Welcome to the Center for Economic & Financial Education at Western Washington University.

Contact the Center

Director: Pamela Whalley

Office: Parks Hall 041
Phone: 360-650-4823
Fax: 360-650-6315

Department of Economics 
College of Business & Economics
Western Washington University
516 High Street, MS-9074
Bellingham, WA 98225-9074 


Services We Provide

The Western Washington University Center for Economic and Financial Education provides in-service and pre-service training of elementary and secondary teachers in economic and financial education.

As staffing and resources allow, the Center can also arrange for the following:

  • Consultation with school districts on curriculum development.
  • Development of curriculum materials for specific needs.
  • Coordination of community resources useful for teaching economics.
  • Distribution of materials useful in economic education.
  • Research and evaluation of economic education materials and programs presently available.