PENNSYLVANIA COUNCIL ON FINANCIAL LITERACY January 2019 Contact: Carolyn Shirk | 570-975-5149 Dingman- Delaware Middle School Placed Top Ten Champions in the Middle School Division in the Pennsylvania Council on Financial Literacy’s Stock Market Challenge
Dingman-Delaware Middle School student ranked Seventh place in the Middle school division for the Pennsylvania Council on Literacy’s Fall 2018 Stock Market Challenge competition. Dingman-Delaware School’s Aiden Steffen started with $100,000 on October 8th and ended the 10-week game with $102,500.77. He worked under the guidance of teacher, Stephen Kim.
Pennsylvania Council on Financial Literacy (PennCFL) proudly sponsors this program. The mission is to provide Pennsylvania’s K-12 students with economic, personal finance, and entrepreneurship skills that elevate their standard of living, quality of life, and professional success. PennCFL sponsors financial games and programs with the participation of thousands of students, in 38 counties in the state, including many local schools. Also, they offer entrepreneurship conferences and competitions with partnering colleges and universities. All teachers are offered teacher workshops, free training and support.
For additional information, please contact Carolyn Shirk, Vice President at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 570-975-5149.