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2016 – 2017 Annual Report

Posted on August 18, 2016 at 12:00pm

We’re proud to present our 2016-2017 end of year report. Thank you to all of our supporters, teachers, students, and donors for making this one of the best years ever. We look forward to our continued relationship in the 2017-2018 school year!

Governor Rick Scott Proclaims April Financial Literacy Month!

Posted on April 27, 2016 at 5:22pm

Governor Rick Scott Proclaims April Financial Literacy Month! Check out the official letter form the Governor’s office Click Here

Florida’s “Learn to Save” Challenge encourages students to show how financial literacy is important to them.

Posted on September 2, 2015 at 2:51pm

  It’s never too early to start saving for the future, and CFO Jeff Atwater is challenging Florida students to do just that. Florida’s “Learn to Save” Challenge encourages students to show how financial literacy is important to them. First, second and third-place winners will be chosen from each of five designated regions: Northwest Florida,…

Money Matters for Florida High School Students

Posted on April 23, 2015 at 4:07pm

 Money Matters for Florida High School Students By Jeremy Ring April 21, 2015 2:44 PM Link to Article: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/opinion/commentary/sfl-florida-financial-literacy-schools-20150421-story.html Florida’s schools are supposed to prepare our students for success in life. Whether pursuing higher education or entering the workforce, we expect that students are ready for the real world based on what they learn in…

State Farm Awards the FCEE $25,000 to promote Financial Literacy

Posted on February 2, 2015 at 3:44pm

SF Grant 2015 Press Release       Media Contact:                                                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Suzanne Costanza SCostanza@fcee.org 813-289-8489   Florida Council on Economic Education Receives $25,000 Grant from State Farm (TAMPA) – January 30, 2015 – The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) received a $25,000 grant from State Farm in support of its mission…

Gov. Scott Proclaims April 2015 Financial Literacy Month

Posted on May 21, 2014 at 6:23pm

Money Course Passes Appropriations Committee

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 2:37pm

Statement on the passage of CS/SB 212, AKA “The Money Course:”   “Today, the Senate Appropriations Committee took a big step forward for Florida’s students by passing SB 212, the Money Course. With half of Florida’s graduating seniors lacking basic personal financial literacy skills, our students are now one step closer to being prepared to enter…

Financial Literacy Month 2015

Posted on March 20, 2014 at 4:40pm

Need Fresh Material?   Students Begging for More Interactive Activities?   Well, you’re in Luck! The FCEE has designed an entire calendar filled with FREE resources to get you through April 2015, also known as, Financial Literacy Month!   The calendar below contains just a few of the ideas we have for you and your…

Business Law Section of The Florida Bar, Chamber, 43 Legislators Unite on Critical Education Issue

Posted on February 21, 2014 at 3:42pm

Tallahassee, Fla. – The Business Law Section of The Florida Bar Association and the Florida Chamber of Commerce have come together to support one of the most important education issues in the coming 2014 legislative session. House Bill 367 and Senate Bill 212, together known as “The Money Course,” would require a full semester financial…

Florida Council on Economic Education Receives $25,000 Grant from State Farm

Posted on February 11, 2014 at 3:49pm

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:                                                                              Suzanne Costanza SCostanza@fcee.org 813-289-8489 Florida Council on Economic Education Receives $25,000 Grant…