The Office for Economic Education at the University of St. Francis sponsored the 2018 Economics and Financial Literacy Concepts Poster Contest. Students from Southeast and Southwest were honored last night, May 9th, at a reception at the University of St. Francis.
1st place-Abigail D.- 3rd Grade- Southeast
Joie B.- 5th Grade- Southwest
2nd place- Luke O.- 5th Grade- Southeast
JD M.- 5th Grade- Southwest
3rd place- Rosebud S.- 5th Grade- Southwest
Lucy M.- 4th Grade- Southwest
JD, Luke, and Abigail were also selected as 1st Place winners at the state level. Each of them gave a speech about their poster entry. Their work will be featured on a month of the 2018-2019 Econ Illinois calendar.
Congratulations to the winners! We can't wait to see their work in the calendar. Check out some pictures of the students work as well as photos from the reception.