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 http://www.ustream.tv/federalreserve Twitter users can also follow the Federal Reserve Board's feed, @FederalReserve , and join the discussion about the event by using the hashtags: #FedTownHall and #FedHistory
Sara Messina -- TeacherTownHall@frb.gov
Eric Kollig -- firstname.lastname@example.org 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.