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High School Team From Nebraska Wins Top Honors in National Personal Finance Challenge

Council for Economic Education Competition Showcases Mastery of Essential Life Skills NEW YORK (June 4, 2021): Students from Millard North High School in Omaha, Neb., earned the top title in this year’s National Personal Finance Challenge (NPFC) for showcasing their understanding of an essential life skill: how to manage money, whether you have a lot […]

POSTED: June 8, 2021 | BY: CEE Staff

Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, Md. Clinches the 21st Annual National Economics Challenge from the Council for Economic Education

Challenge Participation Climbs, Spotlighting the Value of Economic Education New York, N.Y. (May 25, 2021) – For the third consecutive year, Mount Hebron High School from Ellicott City, Md., outscored student teams from around the United States to win both divisions of the 21st Annual National Economics Challenge (NEC) sponsored by the Council for Economic […]

POSTED: May 25, 2021 | BY: CEE Staff

Recap: 2020 Visionary Awards Virtual Benefit

Many thanks for those who attended and supported our 2020 Visionary Awards Benefit online featuring our wonderful emcee Steve Liesman, CNBC Senior Economics Reporter; and honoring Dr. Ben S. Bernanke, Former Chair of the Federal Reserve System; Kathleen A. Murphy, President, Personal Investing Fidelity Investments; and James R. Schenck, President & CEO, PenFed Credit Union. We also celebrated high school teachers Joel Kirkhart, Queens High […]

POSTED: October 28, 2020 | BY: Tarnisha Smart

Visionary Awards Benefit Goes Virtual + Thank You Sponsors

Though we can’t meet in person this year, we’re pleased to host our annual fundraiser online and celebrate exceptional leaders this week on October 21 at 5:45 pm EST. Join colleagues and friends to applaud the 2020 Visionary Award recipients and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Teaching Champions, and enjoy networking opportunities with industry peers. Raise a […]

POSTED: October 19, 2020 | BY: Tarnisha Smart

See you at CEE’s 2020 Visionary Awards and Virtual Benefit! 🎉

During the cocktail hour that starts at 5:45 p.m. on October 21, you’ll learn how to prepare a brandy-based Fall in Central Park—a modern twist on the Classic Manhattan developed for CEE by celebrated NYC mixologist Schalk Pienaar. The Fall in Central Park is a special time, and this fragrant drink beautifully captures the spirit […]

POSTED: October 19, 2020 | BY: Tarnisha Smart