Montana Financial Education Coalition 2024 Conference Every other year the MFEC hosts a financial education conference aimed at arming participants with knowledge, resources, and information to make sound financial decisions. Save the Date March 19, 2024, in Helena, MT, at the Great Northern Hotel This conference is your opportunity to: Strengthen your partnerships and build new […]
Why is Economics Education Important? October is Economics Education Month – A time to promote the importance of economic education and to help all students understand how economic decisions and policies affect their lives, their communities, the state of Montana, and the world. Governor Gianforte recognizes October as Economics Education Month with a Proclamation noting […]
This winter, Invest in Girls (a program of CEE) is inviting your high school students to learn about personal finance in a supportive all-girl environment! All programs listed are online and free to attend. The winter term starts January 23, 2023. Questions? Reach out to Cristina Medina at email@example.com and she’ll have answers!
Billings Central Students Win Big Sky Biz Sim by First Interstate Bank Classroom Business Simulation Tests Business and Management Decisions in Statewide Competition Helena, MT – The Montana Council for Economic Education (MCEE) hosted the Big Sky Biz Sim by First Interstate Bank this spring attracting over 200 teams from nearly 30 schools. The Big […]
by Aine Ackley, Mary Suiter, and Scott A. Wolla The field of economics is lacking in diversity, beginning at the undergraduate level and extending into graduate school and the world of professional economics. In recent decades, the percentage of undergraduate women studying economics has stalled, while the percentage of women studying other historically male-dominated fields […]
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This year’s Conference will take place on September 29 to October 1, 2021. Get access today for only $99 The Conference features over 50 educator sessions including interactive workshops and lectures. Discover innovative ways to engage your students while networking with like-minded colleagues. This year, we are virtual! Conference Highlights: Tailored and Topical Subjects: From teachers […]
Read the Spring 2021 Newsletter here. The Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics educates students to make a difference by applying solid critical-thinking skills to address some of the world’s most pressing issues. Situated jointly within the College of Agriculture and the College of Letters and Science, our award-winning faculty members are dedicated to high-quality education, outreach […]