Arnold Drive Students Win Big in Stock Market Game

Arnold Drive Elementary students took the Region 5 first-place trophy in the Stock Market Game competition sponsored by Economics Arkansas.

Students who participate in the Stock Market Game get the chance to learn economic and financial concepts by striving to create the best-performing portfolio using a live trading simulation that mirrors the New York Stock Exchange.

“Participating in the Stock Market Game brings a level of enrichment to our curriculum that is hard to beat,” said teacher Rick Kron. “The students get an opportunity to engage the financial the financial markets in an authentic way and that adds value to their learning.”