About the Economics, Business & Enterprise Association

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The Economics, Business and Enterprise Association (EBEA) is the professional subject association for everyone interested in the teaching and study of Economics, Business and Enterprise.

As a registered charity the association seeks to:

  • provide members with professional support
  • promote the teaching of Economics, Business Studies and Enterprise
  • encourage curriculum development in these subjects


  • the members only section of this site has significant content of current and archived support material
  • the EBEA magazine 'Teaching Business and Economics' published three times a year
  • the EBEA newsletter
  • representation at Ofsted and DfE and on occasions where educational matters are debated at national level. See our Campaigns Page
  • high quality conferences, workshops and meetings
  • networking opportunities

Benefits for experienced teachers

  • active membership of a subject association is a source of evidence of knowledge and understanding for the 'threshold' payment
  • membership provides a unique opportunity to manage your continuing professional development
  • membership provides an opportunity to influence the future of the subject and get actively involved in the production of materials, the organisation of networks and event management

Benefits for trainees and new teachers

  • access to high quality materials to support the development of teaching skills
  • a structured programme of support for beginner teachers
  • opportunities to attend network events with representatives from Ofsted and  exam boards etc.
  • reduced fee for your training year

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