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Image: Town hall with educators, historical photo, November 13, 2013 7-8 p.m.


General Information

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will address educators in Washington, D.C., and nationwide via webcast. His live message for teachers will discuss the history of the Federal Reserve since its inception nearly 100 years ago. After his remarks, Chairman Bernanke will take questions from K-12 and post-secondary educators of economics, history, and related disciplines, who will be gathered at Federal Reserve Bank offices across the country.

The event takes place from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, November 13, 2013.

Watch the online webcast of the event at Leaving the Board Twitter users can also follow the Federal Reserve Board's feed, @FederalReserve Leaving the Board, and join the discussion about the event by using the hashtags: #FedTownHall and #FedHistory 

Event contact:
Sara Messina --

Media contact:
Eric Kollig -- or 202-452-2364 or 202-452-2955


Please note that attendance at the conference is by invitation only. Conference attendees and media representatives must register in advance.

Last update: September 9, 2013