Category «Recognition»

Now accepting applications for the 2018 MBEA Teacher of the Year!

Do you know an exceptional business educator in Massachusetts? Consider nominating him or her for the 2018 MBEA Teacher of the Year award! The nominee must be primarily engaged in teaching business.  If the nominee has dual responsibilities, at least 50 percent of those responsibilities at the major employing institution must be in teaching.  The nominee’s …

Free Online Finance & Economics Challenges

From our friends at the Massachusetts Council on Economic Education: Important Dates for the Spring 2018 Massachusetts Finance Challenge: Tuesday, January 16 to Sunday, March 25, 2018 – Registration is open for the Massachusetts Finance Challenge. To register go to Finance Challenge choose Massachusetts and then choose Teacher Registration. Monday, March 26 through Friday, April …

Reminder – Jump$tart scholarship applications are due on Friday!

If you are interested in applying for one of the benefactor scholarships to attend the Jump$tart National Educator Conference in Washington, DC. on November 3-5, send in your application by FRIDAY (9/29). For more information, CLICK HERE.  

NCWIT AiC Applications Now Open!!

From our friends at the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) and Aspirations in Computing (AiC): Calling all hackers, coders, and technical high school women! Applications for the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in Computing are open through November 6, 2017. NCWIT recognizes aspirations as well as …

3rd Annual NGPF Teacher Innovator Awards

From our friends at NextGenPF: WHAT DO I NEED TO SUBMIT? Complete this Form to submit details about your favorite personal finance lesson or activity that demonstrates an innovative approach to teaching a personal finance concept. WHAT IS CONSIDERED “INNOVATIVE?” Creation of an original lesson plan or activity with a personal finance focus Creative modification …

CEE Seeks Applications for the 2017 John Morton Excellence in the Teaching of Economics Awards

From the Council for Economic Education: Each year, the Council for Economic Education (CEE) recognizes three national educators with the John Morton Excellence in the Teaching of Economics Awards. This award promotes excellence in economic education at the K-12 level by honoring inspirational teachers whose innovative teaching concepts improve and stimulate economic understanding in and …

NextGenPF Jump$tart Conference Scholarship Opportunity

From our friends at NextGen PF: SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY! We know this school year has not yet finished – but, if you’re like us, and are already thinking about how you’ll be teaching personal finance in the coming school year, we have an amazing professional development opportunity for you! Next Gen Personal Finance is awarding 25 …

W!SE Financial Literacy Ambassador Award Application

From our friends at W!se: Dear Educators, Earlier this year, we announced the creation of the Financial Literacy Ambassador Award. This is a $10,000 monetary award that will be distributed to five students ($2,000 each) who earn a perfect score of 100% on our Financial Literacy Certification Test in the 2016-7 school year and are …

W!se Financial Literacy Ambassador Award

From our friends at W!se: Earlier this year, we announced the creation of the Financial Literacy Ambassador Award. This is a $10,000 monetary award that will be distributed to five students ($2,000 each) who earn a perfect score of 100% on our Financial Literacy Certification Test in the 2016-7 school year and are selected based …

Mass Econ & Finance Challenges

The Center for Economic Education at Salem State University will host the Spring 2017 Mass Econ Challenge and the Spring 2017 Mass Finance Challenge. These online challenges are sponsored by the Mass Council on Economic Education and are free. Any Massachusetts teacher can register and sign up his/her high school or middle school teams. Registration …

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