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Annual Awards Program

Every year at the ICEE Annual Awards Program, we recognize exemplary teachers of economics, showcase outstanding examples of creative classroom economic education projects, and highlight outstanding outreach and education efforts of the top university center for economic education.

When: Friday, September 26, 2014

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Location: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Exhibits 10:30 a.m.

Luncheon 11:30 a.m.

Awards Presentation 12:15 p.m.
Cost: $30 per person
(includes admission to The Children's Museum of Indianapolis & Carousel)
*Award Winners attend for FREE

2014 Awards Sponsors:

Patty Brademas

Duke Realty

Indiana Farm Bureau

Farm Bureau Insurance

Farm Bureau Insurance


2013-14 Award Winners and Sponsors

  Award Winners
Olin Davis Exemplary Teacher of Economics Award
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This distinguished award is presented each year to K-12 teachers who have excelled in teaching and promoting the teaching of economics.

Sponsors:



Farm Bureau Insurance Indiana Farm Bureau

State Winner: Mary Page, Central Middle International School, Kokomo
Regional Winner: Leigha Coleman, Bosse High School, Evansville
Regional Winner: Callie Marksbary, Vinton Elementary School, Lafayette
Regional Winner: Mary Sturgeon, Sunnyside Intermediate School, Lafayette

Mary Page photo

Mary Page

Leigha Coleman photo

Leigha Coleman

Peter V. Harrington Center Awards
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This distinguished award is given each year to the Indiana Center or Centers for Economic Education in recognition of excellence in promoting economic education to teachers, students, and citizens of Indiana.

Sponser:
Duke Realty
Center of the Year:
Purdue University Center for Economic Education
Center Director: Mike Watts
Associate Director: Phil VanFossen
Program Coordinator: Jennifer Redden

Professional Development Award:
Ball State Center for Economic Education

Center Director: Melinda Schoenfeldt
Administrative Assistant: Bryce Rainey

2013-14 Award Program Classroom Exhibits and Sponsors

 

Classroom Exhibits:
Carmel Elementary School - Carmel
Central Middle International School - Kokomo
Columbus North High School - Columbus
Frankfort Middle School - Frankfort


Program Sponsors:
Patty Brademas
Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University
Duke Realty
Indiana Farm Bureau and Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance

2013-14 Program Winners

  Stock Market Game
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Using actual data from the stock markets, teams of students are given a hypothetical $100,000 to create and manage a portfolio of stocks and mutual funds.

Sponsor: Indiana Secretary of State, Securities Division
Fall 2013 State Winners

Middle School Division: Manchester Jr/Sr High School, North Manchester, Teacher: Amy Ambrose

Elementary School Division: Western Intermediate School, Russiaville, Teacher: Cynthia Eveland

Spring 2014 State Winners
High School Division: Westview Jr/Sr High School, Topeka, Teacher: Jeanne Andersen

Middle School Division: Manchester Jr/Sr. High School, North Manchester, Teacher: Amy Ambrose

Elementary School Division: Yorktown Elementary School, Yorktown, Teacher: Shanan Riegle
Economic Concept Art Contest
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Students in grades 2-8 create posters illustrating economic concepts.

Sofia A., Happy Hollow Elementary School, West Lafayette, Teacher: Katie Dodds

Taylor D., Central Middle International School, Kokomo, Teacher: Mary Page

Brady H.
, Royerton Elementary School, Muncie, Teacher: Deb Christopher

Kris S., Our Lady of Lourdes, Indianapolis, Teacher: Rita Bond

Wafaa A., Honey Creek Middle School, Terre Haute, Teacher: Mrs. Cox

Jonathan S.
, Happy Hollow Elementary School, West Lafayette, Teacher: Katie Dodds

Owen S.
, Our Lady of Lourdes, Indianapolis, Teacher: Rita Bond

Mike R.
, Morgan Township Middle School, Valparaiso, Teacher: Pam Buckley

Diabolique R.
, Scott Middle School, Hammond, Teacher: Beth Hobbs

Allison O.
, Michigan City High School, Teacher: Krissy Freitag

Indiyah B.
, Royerton Elementary School, Muncie, Teacher: Maryann Foltz

Yamilet R., Jonathon Jennings School #109, Indianapolis, Teacher: Patty Reeves
Econ Challenge 2013/14
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High School economics students compete in a state competition testing their economic knowledge.

Sponsors:
Indiana American Water


Adam Smith State Division
Indianapolis Region: Carmel High School, Teacher: Michelle Foutz

Mishawaka Region: Penn High School, Teacher: Pete Riordan

New Albany Region:
Columbus North High School, Teacher: Steve Perry

David Ricardo State Division
Indianapolis Region: Carmel High School, Teacher: Michelle Foutz

Mishawaka Region:
John Adams High School, Teacher: Paul Kingston

New Albany Region:
Madison Consolidated High School, Teacher: Denise Corbin