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The FCEE Breaks Revenue Records at the 26th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame

Posted on April 5, 2013 at 10:44am

(TAMPA) – April 4, 2013 – On Thursday, March 7, 2013, the Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) hosted nearly 700 guests at the 26th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame. The event raised awareness of the state of financial literacy and economic education in Florida and over $260,000 that will directly support the Tampa Bay…

FCEE Receives $35,000 State Farm Grant

Posted on January 30, 2013 at 11:17am
FCEE Receives $35,000 State Farm Grant

Florida Council on Economic Education Receives Grant from State Farm (TAMPA) – January 25, 2013 – The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) will receive a $35,000 grant from State Farm in support of its mission to prepare Florida’s students for personal and financial success. The grant will be used specifically to sponsor both Professional…

First Coast Business Hall of Fame – Class of 2012

Posted on August 21, 2012 at 10:24am
First Coast Business Hall of Fame – Class of 2012

The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) and Event Chair, Dr. Steven Wallace, are pleased to announce the honorees for the 14th Annual First Coast Business Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony and luncheon will be Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Florida Blue’s Conference Center.  On this special day, a new group of outstanding business…

30 Florida Educators Recognized at Governor’s Awards

Posted on May 17, 2012 at 12:04pm
30 Florida Educators Recognized at Governor’s Awards

(TAMPA) – May 14, 2012 – The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) and Publix Super Markets Charities are pleased to announce the winners of the 33rd Annual Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching Economics. The event was held on Friday, May 11, 2012, at the House of Blues in Orlando. Florida’s finest educators, as…

Winners Announced!

Posted on April 30, 2012 at 4:12pm
Winners Announced!

(TAMPA) – April 30, 2012 – The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) is pleased to announce the winners of the Competition Of Decision-making with Ethics (C.O.D.E.). Out of 56 team videos that were submitted from three school districts, the top nine videos were uploaded to YouTube for public voting. Field testing and voting for…

Voting is Open for the Competition Of Decision-making with Ethics

Posted on April 16, 2012 at 9:21am
Voting is Open for the Competition Of Decision-making with Ethics

(TAMPA) – April 16, 2012 – The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) is pleased to announce that voting is open for the first Competition Of Decision-making with Ethics (C.O.D.E.). Field testing for this new state-wide program to introduce business ethics education in Florida classrooms has just been completed and the top nine student videos…

Financial Literacy Month – Know the Facts

Posted on March 29, 2012 at 10:32am
Financial Literacy Month – Know the Facts

CLICK HERE FOR FINANCIAL LITERACY FACT SHEET! (Tampa)- March 28, 2012- April is National Financial Literacy Month, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. According to a recent survey by CareerBuilder, 77 percent of American consumers are living paycheck to paycheck. Financial Literacy Month is the perfect opportunity for individuals and families to…

Record Breaking Event!

Posted on March 7, 2012 at 3:07pm
Record Breaking Event!

The Florida Council on Economic Education Breaks Attendance and Revenue Records at the  25th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame (TAMPA) – March 7, 2012 – On Thursday, March 1, 2012, the Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) hosted nearly 800 guests at the 25th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame. The event…

FCEE Receives State Farm Grant

Posted on January 27, 2012 at 11:44am
FCEE Receives State Farm Grant

The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) will receive a $35,000 grant from State Farm in support of its mission to prepare Florida’s students for personal and financial success. The grant will be used specifically to sponsor both the 33rd Annual Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching Economics and the Florida Stock Market Challenge. Held…

The 25th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Posted on December 6, 2011 at 11:33am
The 25th Annual Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

(TAMPA) – December 15, 2011 – The Florida Council on Economic Education (FCEE) is proud to announce the 2012 inductees into the Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame. For a quarter of a century, the FCEE has celebrated the contributions and accomplishments of outstanding leaders in the Tampa Bay business community. The 2012 Tampa Bay…