Econ Illinois, the state’s Council for Economic Education, recently presented the 3M “Star in the Classroom” award to three area teachers. The teachers began their participation in Econ Illinois through programs offered by the Office of Economic Education at Governors State University.
The award winners were Peg Seaman, from Victor J. Andrew High School in Tinley Park; Wendy Hegarty, from Lincoln-Way East High School in Frankfort: and Carita Hall, from High Point School in Orland Park. They received their awards during the annual Economic Education Day Awards Luncheon held recently at the Union League Club of Chicago.
Office of Public Affairs, "Economic Educators Honored for Success in the Classroom" (2011). Press Releases. 640.