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CEE Report – Summer 2017

In this issue: 2017 National Economics Challenge Note From Nan In the States: Focus on CEE’s National Office, NYC Financial Literacy Month 56th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference CEE Programs and Activities CEE Events and Activities 2017 Visionary Awards Dinner

POSTED: August 9, 2017 | BY: Daniel Thompson | TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Congratulations to the Winners of our NYC Student Poster Contest!

We are proud to announce the winners of the NYC-Metro Area Poster Contest. The Contest asked K-12 students to illustrate a personal finance or economics concept. We received hundreds of entries from across the five boroughs. Four winners were selected by the CEE Poster Contest Committee – one from each grade band (K-2; 3-5; 6-8 […]

POSTED: May 16, 2017 | BY: Daniel Thompson | TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Successful Leaders Share Their #MySavingsTip Throughout Financial Literacy Month

For Financial Literacy Month, in partnership with Natalie Zfat, Entrepreneur and Forbes Contributor, we enlisted successful leaders in all different fields such as Mark Cuban, Randi Zuckerberg, Andrew Ross Sorkin, Alexa von Tobel and others to inspire kids to start saving and raise awareness for personal finance and economic education in our nation’s schools. Throughout the entire […]

POSTED: May 4, 2017 | BY: April Somboun | TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

National Economics Challenge Finalists Win Trip To Germany!

  This year, two lucky National Economics Challenge finalists have been randomly selected to attend an all-expense paid trip to The Joachim Herz Stiftung’s Economy Camp! The winners are David V. Zheng (Moundsview High School, Minnesota) and Stephanie Zhang, (North Penn High School, Pennsylvania). David and Stephanie will join high school students from across Germany […]

POSTED: May 4, 2017 | BY: Daniel Thompson | TAGS: , , , , , ,

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: , , , , , , , , ,

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