ICEE is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. Jeff Sanson, Executive Director of the ICEE talks with WBAA's Mike Loizzo about the history of ICEE and what is planned for the future.
Students from 40 states are participating in the 14th Annual National Economics Challenge, and the top two teams from each division will go head-to-head for the title of National Champion.
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This year’s quiz bowl will be broadcast live from Tisch WNET Studios at Lincoln Center in New York City on Monday, May 19 at 1:00 pm ET. Don’t miss this exciting live event by visiting CEE’s Facebook page www.facebook.com/councilforeconed.
This year’s Challenge includes questions from a surprise guest—tune in to find out who.
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Follow the Council for Economic Education on Twitter @council4econed. Get in on the action by using the hashtag #EconChallenge cheer on all the competitors.
$mart Indiana is a project of the Indiana Council for Economic Education (ICEE). The goal is to promote and enhance the learning opportunities in personal finance for youth in both formal and informal education. This project provides the support and resources including professional development for teachers, educators and other youth outreach providers in the area of financial literacy.
$mart Indiana website
Find out about the state of K–12 economic and financial education in the United States. Every two years, the Council for Economic Education (CEE) conducts a comprehensive look into the state of K-12 economic and financial education in the United States, collecting data from all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The 2014 Survey of the States shows notable progress over the past 15 years since the first survey was conducted.
Get Ready for the Gen I Revolution Contest -- Let the gaming begin!
If you haven’t already, sign up and register your class for free access to Gen I Revolution.
Encourage your students to play and explore the 15 missions to learn important personal finance concepts.
While playing, brainstorm ideas for a new 16th Mission.
The 16th Mission should fall within one of these six categories:
- Earning Income
- Buying Goods and Services
- Using Credit
- Financial Investing
- Protecting and Insuring
Winners get prizes and the chance to have their mission actually developed and added to CEE’s free online personal finance game - Gen I Revolution!
Applications accepted starting April 1st.
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ICEE is pleased to announce the Econ Poster Contest is being held for students in grades 1 through 12. The Econ Poster Contest is a great opportunity for your students to express their creativity while learning important economic concepts. Prizes will be awarded to the top entries! Please have your entries postmarked to ICEE by May 17, 2014.
See contest details as well as images from last year's winners at http://www.econed-in.org/econposter.asp. Or, pass along the contest information to your Art teacher!