student contest

Congratulations to the winners of CEE’s student video contest, “What Should the Next President Do to Improve the Economy?”

Coming in with almost fifteen hundred votes, the winner of the Viewers’ Choice award is [drum roll]…

Improving the Economy One School Supply at a Time, submitted by  Ms. Keishauna Banks from Deer Park Elementary School.


For the Economists’ Choice award we have a tie! The two winners are:

Dear Mr. President, submitted by Ms. Amy Dawes from Scullen Middle School.


and Innovation, Integration, Immigration, submitted by Ms. Amy Tam from Los Altos High School.


All winning teams will receive a $500 AMEX gift card for classroom use and $25 AMEX gift cards for each participating students.

Thank you so much for your participation, teachers! The videos made by your students were creative, fun and insightful, and we enjoyed watching them all.

Thank you for all you do to incorporate economics and personal finance in your classroom,


POSTED: October 13, 2016 | BY: Daniel Thompson | TAGS: , , , , ,

The Students Have Spoken: Vote for Your Favorite Economic Advice!

We asked students nationwide, “What economic advice would they give the next U.S. president?” and we received hundreds of creative and fun video entries. The topics ranged from increasing human capital, helping the homeless, cutting the military budget, free college tuition and more!


Voting period ends October 7 at 11:59 p.m. ET.


POSTED: October 3, 2016 | BY: April Somboun | TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

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