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Summer 2022 Professional Development Programs

The Virginia Council on Economic Education is pleased to invite educators across The Commonwealth to their upcoming professional development programs taking place this summer. Registration for these in-person and virtual events is FREE of charge and open to all grade levels. In addition to curricular resources, each participant will receive a certificate for professional development hours when they complete the requirements of the program for which they register.

Summer 2022 Professional Development Programs:


YOU’RE INVITED! 2021 -2022 Virginia Stock Market Game™ Awards Celebration!!

Monday, May 16, 2022 | 6:30PM

The awards celebration is hosted by the Virginia Council on Economic Education (VCEE). You will hear from students on the winning teams and their teachers as they share their stock picks, strategies and lessons learned during a school year unlike any other. The Virginia Stock Market Game™ Awards Celebration is free, open to all, and your attendance is strongly encouraged, as those students and teachers who participated in this year’s program are deserving of your support.


Thank you to our sponsors:

Ameriprise Financial |Atlantic Union Bank | Mr. Edwin E. Blanks | Capital One |CFA Society Virginia | Dixon, Hubard, Feinour & Brown, Inc. | Member One Federal Credit Union | Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association Foundation | SIFMA Foundation & SIFMA Member Firms | Mr. Joseph Stemmle, CFP | Your Economic Success


2022 Economic Educator Awards – NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS!

Virginia Economic Educator Awards Nominations NOW OPEN!

Do you know an amazing economic educator that deserves to be recognized for their exemplary work? The Virginia Economic Educator Awards recognize educators from around Virginia who have demonstrated excellence, creativity and innovation in teaching economics and personal finance. There are two categories: Outstanding Economic Educator Aware and Outstanding Lesson, Unit or Problem-Based Assessment on Entrepreneurship, Economics or Personal Finance Award.



2021 – 2022 Stock Market Game™ Winners

FALL 2021 WINNERS

  • Overall 1st Place and Top High School Team:
  • Carroll County High School
  • Carroll County Schools
  • Team: Preston B. and Damien D.
  • Advisor: Heather Taylor
  •  Portfolio value: $110,473.02
  • Overall 3rd Place and Top Middle School Team:
  • Midlothian Middle School
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • Team: Jeev M., Ryan A., Luke S. and Greycen B.
  • Advisor: Manuel Rios
  • Portfolio value: $109,241.24
  • Overall 2nd Place:
  • Twin Valley High School
  • Buchanan County Public Schools
  • Team: Isaac C., Haylee F. and Emma O.
  • Advisor: Pamela Amburgey
  • Portfolio value: $110,419.15
  • Top Elementary School Team:
  • Kegotank Elementary School
  • Accomack County Public Schools
  • Team: Jadyn R. and Roxanne W.
  • Advisor: Sherri Spangler-Herman
  • Portfolio value: $105,930.46

SPRING 2021 WINNERS

  • Overall 1st Place and Top High School Team:
  • South County High School
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Team: Issa R., Ethan O., Mahad A. and Kevin S.
  • Advisor:  Shanae Hill
  • Portfolio value: $138,798.61
  • Overall 3rd Place:
  • John Handley High School
  • Winchester City Public Schools
  • Team: Christopher G. and Jeshua C.
  • Advisor: Nancy Felicio
  • Portfolio value: $119,410.41
  • Top Middle School:
  • Swift Creek Middle School
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • Team: Natalie H., Malik K., Kayla S. and Quintel B.,
  • Advisor: James Rushton
  • Portfolio value: $110,274.11
  • Overall 2nd Place:
  • Cosby High School
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • Team: Sierra L., Graham L., Laura G. and Devin S.
  • Advisor: Elise Sydow
  •  Portfolio value: $122,576.00
  • Top Elementary Team:
  • Chincoteague Elementary School
  • Accomack County Public Schools
  • Team: Jackson B. and David W.
  • Advisor: Sherri Spangler-Herman
  • Portfolio value: $118,325.56

SPRING 2021 WINNERS

  • 1st Place and Top Middle School:
  • St. John the Apostle Catholic School (Virginia Beach)
  • Catholic Diocese of Richmond
  • Team: Miles G., Marley M. and Tommy R.
  • Advisor: Michael Moore
  •  Portfolio value: $126,905.01
  • Overall 3rd Place:
  • Skyline Middle School
  • Harrisonburg City Public Schools
  • Team: Abner S-C., Jose’ R. R., Aiden S-M. and Kaleem J.
  • Advisor:  Judith McNett and Trevor Oyer
  • Portfolio value: $108,391.75
  • Overall 2nd Place and Top High School:
  • North Stafford High School
  • Stafford County Public Schools
  • Team:  Shauncye J., Aaliyah C. and Madison H.
  • Advisor: Sharon Siepel
  • Portfolio value: $109,789.22
  • Top Elementary School Team:
  • Belview Elementary School
  • Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Team: Caroline G. and Ben C.
  • Advisor:  Lisa Green
  • Portfolio value: $103,010.96

2021-2022 VIRGINIA STOCK MARKET GAME™ PROGRAM SPONSORS

Ameriprise Financial |Atlantic Union Bank | Mr. Edwin E. Blanks | Capital One |CFA Society Virginia | Dixon, Hubard, Feinour & Brown, Inc. | Member One Federal Credit Union | Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association Foundation | SIFMA Foundation & SIFMA Member Firms | Mr. Joseph Stemmle, CFP | Your Economic Success

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