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Archive: 2015

RTD Op Ed: Economic Education Builds real-world skills

VCEE’s Executive Director Dan Mortensen and Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones discuss the first high school class to graduate with the Economics and Personal Finance course in a May 17th Richmond Times-Dispatch Op Ed.


Savvy young investors top 2014-15 Stock Market Game

Students across Virginia managed virtual investment portfolios in The Stock Market GameTM with impressive results. Winners were honored at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.  2014-15 Stock Market Game Winners Year-Long Session 1st Place: Yorktown Elementary School, Teacher: Kirsten McLeod; York …

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2015 Mini Economy Market Day

Students explain learning job skills through the Mini Economy and how they chose their product for Market Day.  


Congratulations 2015 Governor’s Challenge Winners!

VCEE congratulates the high school students and their teachers who participated in the 2015 Governor’s Challenge in Economics and Personal Finance. Here are the winning teams and the announcement from the Governor: Adam Smith Division (advanced economics) First Place: Chantilly High …

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