We encourage you and your students to research stocks that interest you, and attempt to build the best-performing portfolio.
We are delighted you recognize the value of the program as a powerful experiential learning tool. The OSMC is a great way for students to be exposed to the stock market, without the fear of losing real money!
There are a number of lessons, activities, and resources designed to help with the process. Then sit back and watch the market in action!Teacher Guide
Teachers of grades 4-12 may enroll student teams.
College teams, adult teams and individual students are welcome to participate as well, but only student teams with a teacher-advisor are eligible for awards.
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Teachers divide their classes in teams, generally of 1-5 students. Upon registration, teachers receive team numbers and passwords.
Students decide which stocks or mutual funds they wish to trade based on their research or ideas. Students log in to their accounts and trade via the web page. Team rankings can be seen in realtime in the rankings page.
Registration Opens January 16! This spring's trading dates are:
February 6 - April 14, 2017 If you register early, your students can start trading immediately in the "Practice Round". All accounts will be reset before the competition begins.