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These awards honor innovative and engaging approaches to teaching economics or personal finance at the K-12 level. Winners will be honored both by their regional Centers for Economic Education as well as by the Virginia Council on Economic Education.
Submit using our BRAND NEW online application forms below!
Virginia Outstanding Economic Educator Award
Recognize an educator with a sustained history of commitment to economic and financial education. Teachers or administrators are encouraged to nominate themselves or a colleague.
An educator from each of VCEE’s Centers for Economic Education will be awarded.
$1,000 Grand Prize
Virginia’s Outstanding Economic Educator of the Year will be recognized from the above group.
Outstanding Lesson, Unit or Performance-Based Assessment on Economics or Personal Finance
Entries may be a single lesson, unit of study, or performance-based assessment. Additionally:
- Must have been used in the author’s class within the last three years
- Co-authored entries are acceptable
- If non-original resources are included, appropriate credit must be given
All Virginia educators are eligible for the following awards:
$1,000 First Place
$500 Second Place
$250 Third Place
VCEE Institute Graduate
Lesson, unit or performance assessment developed and used by a teacher who has completed VCEE Economics or Personal Finance Institute.
Up to $1,000 Award
The Economic Education Centers are available to provide feedback prior to the submission of an entry. Click here to >> find a Center near you.