Acanthus Education assists teachers and students at the secondary level learn more about economics and the relationship between economic freedom and prosperity. We offer a variety of instructional resources and sponsor events that integrate ethics, philosophy, and economics, suitable for public and religiously affiliated schools as well as homeschool organizations.We offer free down loadable lessons, scholarly papers, and articles online for secondary social studies teachers and students. Acanthus Education also offers programs in the form of teacher workshops and conferences for public and private schools. Most of our work -- lessons, webinars, and class instruction will be available online to the public.
Acanthus Education collaborates with The Fraser Institute, which produces the Economic Freedom of The World Project, and The University of Arizona's Freedom Center , which investigates the philosophical roots of freedom. Acanthus Education is active in teaching online courses and teacher webinars at the Jesuit Viritual Learning Academy.
Acanthus Education is a 501(c)3 tax exempt public charity. Donations under $1,000 are accepted here, or by clicking any of the "donate now" icons on our pages. For larger donations please contact Stephen Haessler at sjhaessler[at]gmail.com or 520-429-1223.