Marana High School’s Erinn McManus was recently honored as Econiful’s September 2023 EconHero!
Mr. McManus teaches economics, government, and AP Macroeconomics at Marana High School. Mr. McManus is an experienced social studies educator, but this is his first year teaching economics and he has jumped in with enthusiasm.
His colleague and nominator expressed admiration for Mr. McManus’ dedication and leadership, writing, "When I think of an EconHero I think about a person that is willing to take risks in the classroom and learn more for their students. Erinn is an excellent educator that deserves to be recognized for the incredible work he is doing for his students and team."
EconHeroes are new or experienced teachers who demonstrate a passion for economic education and are empowering their students to think like economists!
Econiful strives to strengthen economic education at the secondary level so that all students are able to apply economic principles in their personal, professional, and civic lives.