Grants

Council for Economic Education

To promote economics education in New York area schools by recognizing innovative teachers and promoting their methods

  • Amount $163,980
  • City New York, NY
  • Investigator Christopher Caltabiano
  • Year 2015
  • Program Initiatives
  • Sub-program New York City Initiatives

This grant provides two years of continued support for the administration of the Sloan Teaching Champion Awards, an annual awards program run by the Council for Economic Education that recognizes outstanding financial and economics education by secondary school teachers in the New York City metropolitan area. Winners are selected by an independent committee based on a number of diverse factors, including their effectiveness, creativity, and success in motivating underserved students. Winners receive a $5,000 cash prize, $2,500 to be used to augment economic education programs at their respective schools, and are honored at a high-profile event in New York City.

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