U.S. Bank Donates $50,000 to California Council on Economic Education Initiative to Combat Racial Economic Inequality

U.S. Bank Donates $50,000 to California Council on Economic Education Initiative to Combat Racial Economic Inequality For Release: Tuesday, October 27, 2020Press Contact: Lexie Nguyen; anguyen@ccee.org; (562)-533-3621   Los Angeles, October 27, 2020 – The California Council on Economic Education (CCEE) received a donation in the amount of $50,000 from U.S. Bank Foundation to support its Black, Indigenous, People…

2020 PFC National Champions

California students win $10,000 grand prize in national Personal Finance Challenge by getting “hands-on” about money, despite school closures The students were led to victory by their high school business teacher in the midst of statewide shelter-in-place orders For Immediate Release: Monday, May 11, 2020 Press Contact: Lexie Nguyen; anguyen@ccee.org; (562)-533-3621 Four students and their high school business…

Important Update Regarding COVID-19

Important Update Regarding COVID-19 In the face of the evolving situation surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, CCEE has made the following changes to its normal operations:  CCEE offices will remain closed until further notice – During this time, CCEE staff will be working remotely and are available via email. CCEE’s office phone will not be active while…

California K-12 Economic and Personal Finance Education Hasn’t Been Revised in Thirty-Five Years

California K-12 Economic and Personal Finance Education Hasn’t Been Revised in Thirty-Five Years Students are ill-equipped to become smart consumers because the K-12 economics requirement has not been strengthened since first implemented in 1985 and there remains no requirement for personal finance. For Release: Thursday, February 13, 2020 Press Contact: Lexie Nguyen; anguyen@ccee.org; (562)-533-362 Los Angeles,…