Latest Happenings at NCCEE

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Here’s how to prepare your kids for ‘adulting’

May 4, 2018

Young adults who discuss money with their parents are more likely to have a budget, an emergency fund and a retirement account, a new T. Rowe Price study says. Still, when it comes to being an adult, most feel unprepared to deal with real-world finances. That’s why talking to your kids about saving and spending […]

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Having to Home-School Your Kids About Money

May 4, 2018

The U.S. school system may not provide students the formal financial education they need, but parents can still teach financial literacy at home. America’s schools aren’t making the grade, if you ask the Council for Economic Education. The organization’s mission is to help teach personal finance and economics to students from kindergarten through 12th grade. […]

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Few State Teach K-12 Students About Money

May 4, 2018

April is Financial Literacy Month, so we’re a bit ahead of ourselves here, but already the news about financial knowledge in the nation’s public schools is, for the most part, not good. That’s according to the newly released 2018 Survey of the States: Economic and Personal Finance Education in Our Nation’s Schools produced by the […]

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Congratulations Providence High School You Are the NC Personal Finance Champs!

April 20, 2018

Congratulations Providence High School (North Carolina). You won the bragging rights of State Champions of the NC Personal Finance Challenge as well as second runner up! Thanks to Ally for sponsoring the event & The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond for their partnership.

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Workshop at Fidelity Investments is a Success!

April 13, 2018

Durham, NC – April 13, 2018. April is Financial Literacy Month and NCCEE is taking the opportunity to provide professional development to NC teachers at Fidelity Investments. Kristen Thompson said “Happy National Financial Literacy Month! We’re talking “savings and investing” with 50 NC educators today. Annual reach is 12,000+ students.”

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2018 First Quarter Newsletter.

March 14, 2018

Investing in Our Children’s Future! Incorporating Personal Finance & Economic Education in Our Schools. The North Carolina Council on Economic Education (NCCEE) is an affiliate of the The Council for Economic Education (CEE). We are the leading non-profit organization in the United States that focuses on personal finance and economic education for students K-12. By […]

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Announcing the 2018 Economics Challenge David Ricardo Division Finalists!

March 12, 2018

Raleigh, NC – Congratulations to all North Carolina schools, educators and students that participated in the 2018 NC Online Economics Challenge qualifier! The top eight teams in the David Ricardo Division are announced and they  invited to participate on March 22 in the State Championship Quiz Bowl at The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Charlotte […]

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2018 NC Online Economics Challenge – Adam Smith Division Results are In!

March 8, 2018

Raleigh, NC | Congratulations to all North Carolina schools, educators and students that participated in the 2018 NC Online Economics Challenge qualifier! The top eight teams in the Adam Smith Division are announced and  invited to participate on March 22 in the State Championship Quiz Bowl at The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Charlotte Branch, […]

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Rep. Butterfield of the US Senate Congratulates and Encourages Hillside HS Students During the Stock Market Game Challenge!

February 20, 2018

Raleigh, NC | NCCEE Executive Director Sandy Wheat and Board Chair Creighton Blackwell of Coastal Credit Union, had the pleasure of joining Congressman G.K. Butterfield at Hillside High School in Durham on February 20. Rep. Butterfield talked to the students participating in the Capitol Hill Challenge of the Stock Market Game program about budgets, deficits, investing […]

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National InvestWrite Tenth Place Winner is Honored!

February 20, 2018

Raleigh, NC | InvesWrite’s tenth place national winner Trisha Santanam is honored for her academic excellence by Judy Tharp, President/CEO, Piedmont Advantage Credit Union on behalf of The North Carolina Council on Economic Education. Julia Hujar, Educator at Lincoln Academy ensures her students have all the opportunities to excel and have access to opportunities beyond […]

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