Wisconsin Centers

Wisconsin Centers for Economic Education

EconomicsWisconsin works with a network of university and college based Centers for Economic

Education. The goal of the Wisconsin Centers for Economic

Education is to improve the quality and quantity of economic and financial education in the K-12 school curriculum.


The centers provide:

  • Advice to schools on developing, implementing and evaluating economics and financial literacy in the school curriculum
  • Educator training programs and workshops focusing on specific economic and financial literacy topics and ways to integrate them into the classroom
  • Up-to-date curriculum resource center including elementary and secondary school economics and financial literacy texts and teacher guides

Educators are welcome to visit any of our Centers for Economic Education located at universities across the state. Please contact the Center nearest to you for hours and availability.

Lakeland University – Sheboygan
Dr. Scott Niederjohn – Director
W3718 South Drive
Plymouth, WI 53073
PHONE: (920) 565-1239
FAX: (920) 565-1323
EMAIL: niederjohnms@lakeland.edu
Lakeland University – Milwaukee
Tim O’Driscoll – Director
9000 West Chester Street
Milwaukee, WI 53214
PHONE: (262) 966-3405
EMAIL: odriscolltg@lakeland.edu
University of Wisconsin – River Falls
Dr. Jennifer Hafer – Director
410 South Third Street
River Falls, WI 54022-5001
PHONE: (715) 425-3336
FAX: (715) 425-0707
EMAIL: jennifer.hafer@uwrf.edu
University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point
Dr. Tracy Hofer – Director
1901 Fourth Avenue
428 CPS (College of Professional Studies)
Stevens Point, WI 54481
PHONE: (715) 346-3874
FAX: (715) 346-4215
EMAIL: thofer@uwsp.edu