Thursday, July 28, 2011

Workshop August 9th & 10th

EconomicsWisconsin is very pleased to announce that our Economics For Opinion Leaders Workshop is sold out.  There currently is a waiting list for this 2 day program for Clergy, Non Profit Managers and Charter & Parochial School Teachers.  You can read more about this fabulous program and our Sponsors - A.O. Smith Foundation & the Dept. of Financial Institution (DFI) here.

Please contact our Program Coordinator to be placed on the waiting list.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Summer Stock Market Simulation Challenge

We have been asked this question repeatedly since the end of the school year.  Teachers that are either teaching a summer econ course or just are running a summer fun class are looking for a version of our Stock Market Simulation to play with their kids. 

StockTrak, the company that runs our School Year SMS Challenges has a free version that you can play with your students during the summer months.  It is very similar to the  the site is called Wall Street Survivor and can be found here.