Econ Illinois, formerly known as the Illinois Council on Economic Education, was founded in 1951 to help K-12 schools integrate the teaching of economics and personal finance across the curriculum at all grade levels.
American Dream Dinner Event
Econ Illinois hosts the annual American Dream on April 30, 2015.
Featured guest speaker:
The Honorable Bruce Rauner
Governor of Illinois
Econ Illinois has been selected as the Lead Entity for the Finance Learning Exchange (FLE) for the state of Illinois. STEM Learning Exchanges are public-private partnerships creating more real-world experiences for students, enhancing college and career readiness.