​​Center for Economic Education

Mission Statement

The mission of the Center is to advocate for better and greater school-based economic and personal finance education at the K-12 level; and to educate young people, primarily through well-prepared teachers, so they may become empowered with economic and financial literacy. This is done by offering:

  • Advice to schools on developing, implementing and evaluating economics and financial literacy in the school curriculum

  • Teacher 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 guide. 

  • Study tours to transition economy and other developing countries where teachers are seeking to improve economic and financial literacy 

Thank you for visiting the CEE!


Contact Professor Tracy Hofer at thofer@uwsp.edu or 715-346-3874.