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$mart Indiana Economic Education & Financial Literacy Conference

Congratulations to Paul Woodling, Clinton Prairie High School, Frankfort, IN! Paul was randomly selected as the door prize winner of a pass for a ride in the Street-Legal 2 Seater IndyCar around the city of Speedway! Passes (courtesy of Dallara Indycar Factory). Register for the Smart Indiana Conference now and you too could win one of several door prizes which will be given away at the conference - one of which will be a pass for a ride in the Street-Legal 2 Seater IndyCar! Smart IN logo

The $mart Indiana Economic Education and Financial Literacy Conference will feature a diverse selection of professional development workshops on economic and financial education topics suitable for elementary, middle and high school levels. Attendees of the conference will learn about effective teaching methods, best practices, curriculum integration strategies, and instructional resources. In addition to the workshops, outstanding speakers address current economic and financial topics to enable educators to bring these perspectives back to their classrooms.

The $mart Indiana Economic Education and Financial Literacy Conference will be held on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm at Dallara Indycar Factory, Speedway, IN! Day two of the conference will be on Thursday, June 29 at the Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel at Keystone Crossing, Indianapolis from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.


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Congratulations to North Clay Middle School & Carmel High School Personal Finance Challenge Winners!

Thanks to all teams that participated in the 2017 Personal Finance Challenge Competition and congratulations to the state Middle School winners from North Clay Middle School, Brazil, IN! Teacher/Coach Dava Boor and her winning team of Braylynn Cass, Matthew Brisco, Mason Reynolds, and Mitchell Sampson.

Congratulations to Carmel High School! Teacher/Coach Paul Clayton and his winning team of Michael Wang, Matt Simons, Drew Seketa, Zach Gartenhaus, and Darren Chang were state high school division winners and took 1st place at the national competition in Kansas City, Missouri on May 5. Great job, team!

See http://www.econed-in.org/financechallenge.asp for a list of participating schools.

Congrats to all of the students that participated in the Personal Finance Challenge!


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Upcoming Programs

Econ Poster/Art Contest (for Students in Grades 1-12)

It's never too early to begin creating your 2017 Econ Concept Posters! The Econ Poster Contest is being held for students in grades 1 through 12 and 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 30, 2017.

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!

Economic Education Mini-Grants!

The Purdue Center for Economic Education Mini-Grants are now available for 2017/18! Mini-grants are competitive and open to all accredited public and private K-12 schools in Northwest Indiana, including Howard and Marion counties. A maximum of $800 per school will be awarded. Multiple schools from the same corporation may apply. Up to three grants will be awarded. The deadline for applications to be received by the Purdue Center for Economic Education is October 11, 2017.


Our Mission
The mission of the ICEE is to prepare students to become active citizens and productive members of our economy by providing them with the ability to make sound economic decisions.