2nd ANNUAL RHODE ISLAND BUSINESS EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION CONTEST
Task: Create a 30 second public service announcement (PSA) that positively promotes Business Education and/or the importance of Financial Literacy to middle school and high school students and parents.
Prize: $600 per team
Eligibilty: Submission is open to an individual student or team of up to 3 students of all Rhode Island business certified middle school and high school teachers as well as Rhode Island business educators on the college level. One submission per Business certified teacher/college business educator who is also a member of RIBEA. If not a current member, dues must be paid by submission date.
Submission Deadline Date: all materials postmarked by Friday, April 8, 2016
Winning student/team to be notified by end of April, 2016.
Congratulations to the winners of the RI Personal Finance Challenge on April 11th.
High School Division
1st Place - East Greenwich High School
2nd Place - North Kingstown High School
3rd Place - Lincoln High School
Middle School Division
1st Place - Cole Middle School
RI Adopts Financial Literacy Standards
On November 10, 2014 the RI Council on Elementary and Secondary Education unanimously voted to adopt the CEE Personal Financial Literacy Standards grades K-12. Read the Executive Summary here.