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FUTURE 2013 STOCK MARKET GAME SESSION DATES
Register for the session that fits your schedule at www.smgww.org
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago-Detroit Branch and Walsh College Center for Economic Education (MCEE)
Conversation with the Chairman: Ben Bernanke
A Teacher Town Hall Meeting
Sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago-Detroit Branch and Walsh College Center for Economic Education (MCEE)
Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
The event includes a FREE strolling dinner with tours and presentations. Registration is open and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Educators would be allowed to bring one guest.
Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago-Detroit Branch, 1600 E. Warren Ave., Detroit, MI 48207
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.
Preceding and following the chairman, Martin Lavelle, Senior Associate Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Detroit Branch will give his take on the economy, give final thoughts on the Chairman’s presentation, and answer any unanswered questions.
6:00-6:45 Economic Update, Martin Lavelle, Senior Associate Economist
7:00-8:00 Chairman Bernanke’s Comments
8:00-8:30 Wrap-Up and Q&A Session
3 SCECHs (applied for- approval pending) offered through MCEE ($5 registration fee paid to MCEE the day of the event)
For more information and registration, please contact Martin Lavelle at firstname.lastname@example.org, 313-964-6150 or David Dieterle at email@example.com, 248-444-9564.
Michigan Jump$tart Educator Conference 2013
Proudly sponsored by State Farm, Ford Motor Credit Company and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago – Detroit Branch
Registration is now open for the 9th annual Michigan Jump$tart Educator Conference! This informative one-day event is for educators who are brand new or highly experienced at teaching personal finance topics in the classroom. The agenda is designed to sharpen attendees’ personal finance skills and bring them up-to-date on curricula changes.
Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Time: 8:00am to 4:00pm
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Detroit Branch
1600 East Warren Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48207-1063
• Registration fee: $45 (includes lunch)
• State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECH) = 5 Processing fee: (payable by cash or check only at the event) = $10
MCEE is an independent affiliate of the Council for Economic Education and founding member of the Michigan JumpStart Coalition