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Council for Economic Education Produces Content for Minecraft: Education Edition

The Council for Economic Education (CEE) is excited to announce new educational content released for Mojang and Microsoft’s Minecraft: Education Edition. CEE released two free Minecraft lesson plans providing teachers, grades 3-5 nationwide the opportunity to further engage their students on the subject of economics via one of the most popular games in the Read more…

POSTED: March 8, 2017 | BY: CEE

CEE Report – Winter 2017

No matter what the industry, it all comes down to knowledge sharing, creativity and economic empowerment. This blog focuses on that intersection.

POSTED: February 13, 2017 | BY: CEE

New Resource! Personal Finance Printables for Grades K-5

We are excited to announce a new product in our store: Personal Finance Printables for Grades K-5. This is a great spiral bound resource for elementary teachers that contains one-page printable handouts reinforcing concepts such as saving, spending, needs, wants, budgets and more to complement in-class lessons or for students to bring the learning Read more…

POSTED: December 1, 2016 | BY: CEE

11th Annual Visionary Awards

  Last night, the Council for Economic Education (CEE) held its 11thth Annual Visionary Awards dinner hosting over 300 guests at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. The evening showcased CEE’s mission, our impact to date, and honored leaders who promote economic and financial literacy. Emceed by CNBC’s senior economics reporter, Steve Liesman, the evening was a Read more…

POSTED: October 27, 2016 | BY: CEE

Natalie Zfat + CEE’s 11th Annual Visionary Awards

We are delighted to announce our collaboration with Natalie Zfat, writer and entrepreneur. Natalie will be providing live coverage via our social media channels at the 11th Annual Visionary Awards dinner. She will be taking over our Twitter, Instagram and Facebook pages tomorrow, October 26th at 6 p.m. Follow along as Natalie shares her Read more…

POSTED: October 25, 2016 | BY: CEE

CEE Report – Fall 2016

No matter what the industry, it all comes down to knowledge sharing, creativity and economic empowerment. This blog focuses on that intersection.

POSTED: October 18, 2016 | BY: CEE

2016 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Teaching Champions

We’re thrilled to announce the winners of the 4th annual Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Teaching Champion Awards, honoring three outstanding NYC metropolitan area teachers for excellence in economic education.  Demonstrating innovative teaching methods, lesson plans and learning strategies, these teachers are raising the bar for economic education, and will receive the Sloan Award at Read more…

POSTED: October 13, 2016 | BY: CEE

2016 John Morton Excellence in Teaching of Economics Award

  The Council for Economic Education is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 John Morton Excellence in Teaching of Economics Award, honoring three outstanding teachers for excellence in economic education. Demonstrating teaching concepts that improve and stimulate economic understanding in and out of their classroom, these teachers are raising the bar for Read more…

POSTED: October 5, 2016 | BY: CEE