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College- and Career-Readiness Requires a Strong Foundation in Financial Literacy

By United States Senator Patty Murray, Senior Senator from Washington, Ranking Member on the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.   From Washington D.C. to the schools in my home state of Washington, there is broad agreement that when students walk across the stage to receive their high school diploma, they should have […]

POSTED: April 2, 2015 | BY: Jonathan Burch | TAGS: ,

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Financial Literacy Month 2015 Kick Off

April is Financial Literacy Month! Throughout the month, CEE and our affiliates will be conducting a full roster of events to shine a spotlight on the importance of economic and financial education. As part of our efforts, we will be sharing perspectives from┬áleaders in the field right there on our blog. Look out for essays […]

POSTED: April 1, 2015 | BY: Jonathan Burch | TAGS: , , , , , ,

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WalletHub Gives CEE $500 Donation

We’re pleased to announce that WalletHub has given CEE a $500 donation in the name of 2015′s Best Tax Blog, the Philadelphia Estate and Tax Attorney Blog! The top 5 overall finishers in the contest were: 1)Philadelphia Estate and Tax Attorney Blog ; 2) eSmart Tax; 3) Tax Justice; 4)Schneider Downs; and 5) Taxgirl. A […]

POSTED: March 26, 2015 | BY: Annamarie Cerreta

Lesson 18: Unemployment Survey

Lesson 18 comes from CEE’s newly revised Third Edition of High School Economics. Over the course of twenty-eight lessons the Third Edition addresses the needs of today’s students, urging them to engage with current events. Martha Rush, a teacher from Mounds View School in Minneapolis Minnesota, demonstrates in this video how to get the most […]

POSTED: March 13, 2015 | BY: Jonathan Burch | TAGS: , , , ,

CEE Report – Winter 2015

Three times a year the Council for Economic Education releases the CEE Report, highlighting our new and noteworthy events, programs and partnerships, including pilot programs and joint ventures with key supporters. In This Issue Upcoming Events 2014 Visionary Awards Note from Nan In the States: Colorado Fulfilling the Mission: 2014 Highlights 2014 Update from Our […]

POSTED: March 13, 2015 | BY: Daniel Thompson | TAGS: , , , ,

Video Lesson 13: Who Decides Wage Rates?

Lesson 13: Who Decides Wage Rates is one of twenty-eight lessons from CEE’s Third Edition of High School Economics. The course incorporates hands-on classroom activities with interactive online lesson supplements to give students an immersive education experience. Scott Bacon of Mt. Pleasant High School in Wilmington Delaware explains how to effectively lead students through Lesson […]

POSTED: March 6, 2015 | BY: Jonathan Burch | TAGS: , , , , ,

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