Financial Challenge State Champions 2016 ($750 Scholarship Each)
Luke N, Cameron F, Luke M
Econ Challenge Regional Champions 2016 ($50 Cash Prize Each)
Luke M, Mitch M, Luke N, JP P
Financial Lit State Champs 2015
Joe F, Tyler W, Faisal M, Isabelle S
2015 Financial Literacy Student of the Year
2015 Econ Challenge Champions
Isabella T, Camden C,Noah G,Seth B
2014 and 2015 Champs Fin Lit @ Millsaps and Econ Challenge @ JSU
GMS Students are featured in the MCEE Forum Video
2014 Financial Literacy 1st Place State Champions - Harrison G, Nick P, Tyler W, Tyler B
2014 Financial Literacy Student of the Year Tyler B
2013-2014 MCEE Thad Cochran Teacher of the Year
2013-2014 EconOnline Regional Champions Heath D, Colten H, Tyler B, Harrison G
2013 Financial Literacy 2nd Place State Champions
Tyler, Austin, Heath, Camp
2013 Econ Challenge 1st Place Regional Champs
Colten Camp Heath Tyler
2013 Stock Market 2nd Place
Nick, Sarah, Holden, Morgan, Alex
Stock Market Rankings - 2013
Merrill Lynch Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2012
Nick E. 6th Grade GMS
Financial Fitness Online Challenge 2nd Place State Winners 2012
Katie V, Joe H, Tyler B, Austin L 6th Grade GMS
The competition is for high school AND middle school students
Financial Literacy Challenge ONLINE
This is a competition for high school AND middle school students
OBJECTIVES: Students will develop research skills, decision making skills, communication skills, thinking skills, and group dynamics.
I will use lesson plans from the MCEE to teach basic economic principles.
Students will form teams of five or less.
Students will select a team name and register their team.
Students will begin researching companies.
Students will make decisions for investment purposes.
Students will track stock performance.
Students will make decisions to buy, sell, or trade their stocks.
Students will monitor their portfolio daily and record profit and loss in a spreadsheet using Excel.