The John Morton Excellence in the Teaching of Economics Awards


  • Type: Foundations
  • Source: Council for Economic Education (CEE)
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  • Award Min: $0.00
  • Award Max: $500.00
  • Quantity: Unknown


  • Deadline: Jul 15, 2014

 Applicants must be current K-12 teachers from public, private or parochial schools.
1. This award is open to teachers of all subjects, not just teachers of economics. 
2. Applicants must demonstrate how they integrate economics into their teaching.
3. Must have taught in the classroom during the 2013-2014 school year.
4. Past winning teachers are not eligible to apply.

The Council for Economic Education (CEE) recognizes excellence in economic and financial education by honoring three national educators in the elementary, middle and high school levels with The John Morton Excellence in the Teaching of Economics Awards. This award promotes economic education at the K–12 level by recognizing and honoring inspirational teachers whose innovative teaching concepts improve and stimulate economic understanding in and out of their classrooms and achieve results. The awards program is open to all K–12 teachers that are members of the CEE Educator Community. Any K–12 classroom teacher may use a self-nomination process or one may be nominated by other teachers, department chairs, principals, superintendents and CEE state affiliates.

Additional Info:
Council for Economic Education
122 East 42nd Street, Suite 2600
New York, NY 10168
Phone: 212-730-7007