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Fidelity’s partnership with Invest in Girls is changing lives

Post by Fidelity Investments, a sponsor of our 58th Annual Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference. Whether through Invest In Girls (IIG) workshops, which teach financial concepts to 10th, 11th and 12th grade girls, role model exchange which provides mentors from the finance and financial services sectors or industry exposure trips which offer experiential learning […]

POSTED: October 28, 2019 | BY: Sponsored Content

Recap: 2019 Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference (with photos)

Thanks to everyone who participated in our 58th Annual Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference in Los Angeles! We had a wonderful time speaking with and learning from all of the educators, affiliates, exhibitors, and volunteers who attended. A special thanks is due to the California Council on Economic Education (CCEE) who hosted the event. […]

POSTED: October 28, 2019 | BY: Alan Yaspan

2019 Albert Beekhuis Award given to the VCU Center for Economic Education

The Albert Beekhuis Award was established by an endowment gift in 2002 from the Albert Beekhuis Foundation to the Council for Economic Education, to be given annually to an affiliated Center for Economic Education in the CEE Network for outstanding performance in working with teachers and exhibiting excellence in practice, delivery of high quality programs, […]

POSTED: October 25, 2019 | BY: Alan Yaspan

New quiz on CNBC.com: Are you an insurance pro?

Are you financially prepared for a fire, a break-in, or an accident? How much do you REALLY know about insurance? We’re proud to have collaborated with CNBC on this quiz, all about insurance! This quiz is a part of CNBC and Acorns’ financial literacy initiative Invest In You: Ready. Set. Grow. Find the Spanish version, […]

POSTED: October 1, 2019 | BY: Alan Yaspan

#econready contest results are in!

Our #econready contest has concluded! We asked K-12 teachers to show us how they will be incorporating economics and personal finance into their classrooms this year and to let us know which EconEdLink resource (lesson plan, video, or activity) complimented their work. We were thoroughly impressed by all the contest entrants! The winners: 1. My […]

POSTED: October 1, 2019 | BY: Alan Yaspan

Show us your #EconReady classroom for a chance to win $200!

As the school year begins, the Council for Economic Education (CEE) wants to recognize those K-12 teachers of all subjects who are gearing up to equip their students with the tools and knowledge of personal finance and economics. Introducing students to the vocabulary of money helps them make better decisions for themselves, their families, and […]

POSTED: August 27, 2019 | BY: Alan Yaspan

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