Norfolk’s public schools and its Recreation Department are teaming up to offer a stock market trading simulation program to children in grades 4 through 6. Students will oversee a virtual cash account containing $100,000 and work in teams to make investment decisions to best grow their portfolios over the course of the session. The program begins Feb. 7 and runs for eight classes through April 11, from 3:20 to 4:30 p.m. each session. The fee to participate is $75. To sign up, visit www.virtualnorfolk.org/rec , register in person in the recreation department office, or mail a check to Norfolk Recreation, One Liberty Lane, Norfolk, MA 02056. For more information, call the department at 508-520-1315.
Stock market simulation program offered for students
By Rachel Lebeaux| Globe Correspondent January 20, 2013
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