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Five questions for Mary Ann Hewitt, executive director of the Maryland Council on Economic Education
Five questions for Mary Ann Hewitt, executive director of the Maryland Council on Economic Education

The Maryland Council on Economic Education promotes financial literacy for students from kindergarten through 12th grade by developing lesson plans, computer games and materials, and teaching teachers how to use them in an array of classes. The mission, as the nonprofit organization founded in 1953 puts it, is to see that Maryland students graduate from high school "with the knowledge and decision-making skills they will need to make informed, rational decisions as consumers, workers, citizens, savers, investors and participants in the global economy." Mary Ann Hewitt has been the organization's executive director since 2005. She recently answered five questions from The...

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