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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: , , , , , , , , ,

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: , , , , ,

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