The Center coordinates and participates in activities, workshops, conferences, and professional development opportunities that promote economic and financial literacy and capabilities. 

Challenges and Competitions

The Center, through its work with NJCFE,  helps coordinate State of New Jersey and southern NJ regional participation by schools and teams in statewide and national challenges and competitions. See NJCFE’s web site for updated information.

NJ Saves, part of America Saves Week (usually each February)

The Stock Market Game™, sponsored by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA Foundation for Investor Education)

EconChallenge, a program of the Council on Economic Education (first through final rounds from March – May)

National Financial Capability Challenge sponsored by the U.S. Department of the Treasury (usually begins in February and ends in April, which is Financial Literacy Awareness Month)

SCEFL Speaker Bureau

The Stockton Center for Economic & Financial Literacy maintains a list of speakers for invited visits to classrooms (P/K - 12 and college), non-profit organizations, community groups, and local business associations. Speakers have agreed to volunteer their time for this service.  If you are interested, please read about their speakers and topics of expertise by clicking here.