Each year we recognize an educator with our Excellence in Economics Teaching Award sponsored by EdVest, Wisconsin’s College Saving plan.
This award promotes excellence in economic education at the K-12 level by honoring inspirational teachers whose innovative teaching concepts improve and stimulate economic understanding in and out of their classrooms and achieve results.
EconomicsWisconsin seeks nominations for skilled and passionate K-12 educators for our Excellence in Teaching Award who demonstrate the following:
Excellence in Teaching Award recognizes educators who:
This year our state recipient will be recognized at our annual conference in Green Bay, receive our Apple Trophy and a stipend.
Our state winner will be nominated for the John Morton Excellence in the Teaching of Economics Awards. Getting a chance to be selected as a national award winner and attend the annual Council for Economic Education conference that includes registration and travel expenses.
Nomination must include:
All Wisconsin K-12 teachers who give their students a background in economics and personal finance are eligible to be nominated. Past winners of the Excellence in Teaching award are eligible. Self-Nominations are accepted and encouraged.
Should nominee be selected as the winner of the Excellence in Teaching Award, nominee will work with EconomicsWisconsin staff to complete the nomination materials for the national teaching award.
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