A salute to the best in teaching and learning economics

The Georgia Council on Economic Education celebrates the high achievement of teachers, students, school systems and community members with several awards:

The Georgia Economics Teacher of the Year recognizes classroom teachers in elementary, middle and high school who have made outstanding contributions to the teaching of economics in the public or independent schools of Georgia.

The Economic Education Program of Excellence recognizes outstanding economic programs within the public and independent schools of Georgia.

Stock Market Game™ winners are recognized at the annual Stock Market Game Luncheon in May. See past winners here.

The VanLandingham Commitment to Education Award recognizes an individual who has dedicated his or her life to education in a variety of settings.

The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented periodically to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to advancing economic education throughout their lifetimes.