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Mark Cuban, Randi Zuckerberg, Andrew Ross Sorkin and others to kick-off Financial Literacy Month with “My Savings Tip” campaign

On April 1, the Council for Economic Education (CEE) will kick off a month-long financial literacy campaign, enlisting Mark Cuban, Beth Kobliner, Ron Lieber, Andrew Ross Sorkin, Alexa von Tobel, Randi Zuckerberg and others to raise awareness for personal finance and economic education in our nation’s schools. Participants will share personal savings tips on social […]

POSTED: March 28, 2017 | BY: April Somboun | TAGS: , , , , , , ,

CEE Launches Student Poster Contest for Financial Literacy Month!

The Council for Economic Education (CEE) is excited to announce the launch of our Financial Literacy Student Poster Contest open to all NYC Metro area teachers and their students*. Teachers are invited to submit their students’ creative posters that illustrate a personal finance or economics concept. Four winners will be selected by CEE – one […]

POSTED: March 13, 2017 | BY: Daniel Thompson | TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Council for Economic Education Produces Content for Minecraft: Education Edition

The Council for Economic Education (CEE) is excited to announce new educational content released for Mojang and Microsoft’s Minecraft: Education Edition. CEE released two free Minecraft lesson plans providing teachers, grades 3-5 nationwide the opportunity to further engage their students on the subject of economics via one of the most popular games in the world. […]

POSTED: March 8, 2017 | BY: April Somboun | TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Larry Kantor, Chet Ragavan and Phil Wharton Named New Board Members at Council for Economic Education

We are delighted to announce that the Council for Economic Education has just added three new board members: Larry Kantor, Chet Ragavan and Phil Wharton. “We are excited to have Larry, Chet and Phil join CEE’s board,” said Nan J. Morrison, CEE’s President and CEO. “These individuals bring a depth and range of experience in […]

POSTED: February 23, 2017 | BY: April Somboun | TAGS: , , , , ,

New Resource! Personal Finance Printables for Grades K-5

We are excited to announce a new product in our store: Personal Finance Printables for Grades K-5. This is a great spiral bound resource for elementary teachers that contains one-page printable handouts reinforcing concepts such as saving, spending, needs, wants, budgets and more to complement in-class lessons or for students to bring the learning home. […]

POSTED: December 1, 2016 | BY: April Somboun | TAGS: , , , , , ,

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