For immediate release - September 6, 2007
For more information contact:
Jo Ann Murray
Project Director
Invest Ed® STARS
(405) 325-6882
Amy Sanders
Events Coordinator
Invest Ed® STARS
(405) 325-7452

NORMAN, OK – Invest Ed® STARS announces its fall workshop dates. STARS (Students Tracking and Researching the Stock Market) is an unbiased, PASS Standards compliant semester or trimester program designed to teach high school students about the financial markets and investing wisely for the long-term. The program, which pays stipends to participating teachers and monetary awards to student report winners, is offered at no cost. STARS has been used in Oklahoma high schools since 2005 and has been implemented successfully in a diverse range of courses and organizations. STARS is the only high school investor education program sponsored by the Oklahoma Securities Commission in collaboration with the University of Oklahoma Outreach. For more information about the STARS program, the project’s PASS Standards alignment, or to register for a workshop visit or call Jo Ann Murray at (405) 325-6882.  

9:30 to 4:30
lunch provided
Location Region
Sept. 8 Northwest Tech Center
Alva Campus
1801 South 11th
Alva  73717
Sept. 15 Great Plains Tech Center
4500 W. Lee Blvd.
Lawton  73505  
Sept. 22 Schusterman Center
4502 E. 41st St.
Tulsa  74135  
Sept. 29 Francis Tuttle Tech Center
Rockwell Campus
12777 N. Rockwell Ave.
OKC  73142-2789  
Oct. 13 Kiamichi Tech Center
301 Kiamichi Drive
McAlester  74501  
Oct. 27 Schusterman Center
4502 E. 41st St.
Tulsa  74135  

The STARS program is managed by the Center for Independent and Distance Learning within University of Oklahoma Outreach, College of Continuing Education and the Oklahoma Securities Commission.

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Invest Ed® is an unbiased, non-profit investment education program with the sole objective of increasing Oklahoman's investment knowledge and fraud protection. This multi-faceted investment literacy education program is made possible by the Oklahoma Securities Commission and produced by the University of Oklahoma OUTREACH ~ College of Continuing Education.