[bmit] Econ Challenge Winners!

The Economics Challenge Program is an opportunity for students to demonstrate their knowledge of Economic Literacy by competing with other students across the state in written and “Quiz Bowl” examinations.

Students and teachers in Nebraska begin the challenge by participating in a preliminary first round of the Challenge online.  In the first round each team of students in two divisions will complete online exams that cover topics in macro, micro and international economics.  Congratulations to the Lincoln High team who placed 2nd and 5th out of 139 teams!  The teams were sponsored by teacher Kim Pickering.  Congratulations, also, to the Lux Middle Schools teams who placed 3rd and 4th out of 35 teams!   The teams were sponsored by teacher Diane Slaby.