Provide young adults with a clear understanding of basic economic principles and how these principles affect their daily lives.
The Stock Market Game
The Stock Market Game connects students to the global economy through virtual investing and real-world learning. Over 10 weeks, student in elementary through high school form teams to build and manage an investment portfolio in the real-world, dynamic marketplace. The Stock Market Game teaches students the fundamentals of personal finance and investing, while practicing skills in math, economics, social studies and other subjects.
The National Economics Challenge is the nation’s most prestigious high school economics competition. Each year, over 10,500 students across the U.S. participate in the competition. EconChallenge recognizes exceptional high school students for their knowledge of economic principles and their ability to apply problem-solving and critical-thinking skills to real-world events.
CHOICES is an interactive decision-making workshop that empowers teens to achieve academic success in pursuit of their career and life aspirations. In two one hour-long sessions, business and community volunteers take students through real-world exercises on academic self-discipline, time and money management, and goal setting.