Registration is now open for $mart Indiana Economic Education and Financial Literacy Conference!
The $mart Indiana Economic Education and Financial Literacy Conference will feature a diverse selection of professional development workshops on economic and financial education topics suitable for elementary, middle and high school levels. Attendees of the conference will learn about effective teaching methods, best practices, curriculum integration strategies, and instructional resources. In addition to the workshops, outstanding speakers address current economic and financial topics to enable educators to bring these perspectives back to their classrooms.
The $mart Indiana Financial Literacy Summit will be held June 27 & 28, 2016 at the JW Marriott downtown Indianapolis.
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Thanks to all teams that participated in the 2016 Economics Challenge Competition and congratulations to the state Competition winners, Carmel High School in the Adam Smith Division and Carmel High School in the David Ricardo Division! The members of the Adam Smith winning team were Joe Philleo, Drew Sekata, Matt Simons, and Michael Wang. The members of the David Ricardo winning team were James Pescio, Karthik Ravichandran, Ian Samir, Laura Swedo. Their teacher is Michelle Foutz.
The winning teams will advance to the national semi-final competition which will be held on April 26 for a chance to compete at the National competition in New York in May!
See http://www.econed-in.org/ec_winners.asp for a complete listing of winners at each site and participating schools.
Congrats to all of the participating students!
Thanks to all teams that participated in the 2016 Personal Finance Challenge Competition and congratulations to the state winners from Hamilton Southeastern High School! Teacher/Coach Eric Rosenbaum and his winning team of Shanon Fitzgerald, Grayson Faircloth, Dinara Heidler, and Anna Berman will advance to the national competition in Kansas City, Missouri on May 6.
See http://www.econed-in.org/financechallenge.asp for a list of participating schools.
Congrats to all of the students that participated in the Personal Finance Challenge!
Personal Finance Challenge
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The KidsEcon Posters© project is dedicated to giving teachers the tools they need to help their students understand the exciting economic world around them – making them more effective producers, consumers, savers, investors, and voting citizens. At the heart of the project are 22 colorful economic posters, each describing an important economic concept identified in the National Standards in Economics and in most state standards. All new Economics Poster Contest NoteCards are now available.