Economic Concepts Poster Contest 2012 winners

2012 State Winner Samuel G, 4th Grade, Patterson Elementary School, Naperville

Economic Concepts Poster Contest
2012 State Winners

Over 3,600 students from 56 schools drew entries for the 7 regional contests. Eighty-one teachers participated this year. At the conclusion of regional judging, each regional competition submitted their top 24 entries for judging at the state level. From these entries, 12 winners were selected, along with 48 honorable mention entries.

Pending funding, a 2013 12-month calendar of the twelve state winning drawings will be made available. Contact Econ Illinois for information about the calendars.

NIU Center for Economic Education recognizes regional winners

On May 15, an award reception was held for students receiving awards in the NIU Center for Economic Education's regional contest. Students, teachers and parents gathered at the NIU Naperville Campus to celebrate the achievements of more than twenty students and eight teachers.

2012 State Winners

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Evan F. drawing, goods and services Albert Cassens Elementary School, Glen Carbon. Lindsey Pembrook, teacher.
Evan F, 3rd grade. Goods and Services 
Xavier J, drawing, xcarcity Ariel Community Academy, Chicago. Connie Moran, teacher.
Xavier J, 8th grade. Scarcity
Rachel B. drawing, opportunity cost Germantown Hills Middle School, Metamora. Terry Vaughn, teacher.
Rachel B, 6th grade. Opportunity Cost
kaylee w. drawing, specialization Hickory Creek Middle School, Frankfort. Katie Duff, teacher.
Kaylee W, 8th grade. Specialization
Allison M. drawing, goods and services Hickory Creek Middle School, Frankfort. Michelle Sommer, teacher.
Allison M, 8th grade. Goods and Services
Lucy w. drawing, producers and consumers Madison Junior High School, Naperville. Kimberly Lukawski, teacher.
Lucy W, 8th grade. Producers and Consumers
Samuel g. drawing, productive resources Patterson Elementary School, Naperville. Susan Stewart, teacher.
Samuel G, 4th grade. Productive Resources 
Karissa f. drawing, productive resources St Bartholomew School, Chicago. Kathleen Gienko, teacher.
Karissa F, 8th grade. Productive Resources
Claire s. drawing, opportunity cost St James School, Arlington Heights. Mary Welk, teacher.
Claire S, 8th grade. Opportunity Cost
Andrew b. drawing, scarcity Washington Gifted School, Peoria. Kelly Conard, teacher.
Andrew B, 5th grade. Scarcity
Holly p. drawing, producers and consumers Washington Gifted School, Peoria. Tracy Prescott, teacher.
Holly P, 7th grade. Producers and Consumers
Rohan s. drawing, specialization White Eagle Elementary, Naperville. Sharon Phares, teacher.
Rohan S, 1st grade. Specialization

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