Join Jump$tart’s Laura Levine and a distinguished panel as they discuss
financial literacy in our nation’s schools.
A live, free, two-hour Web cast from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Financial Literacy & Education Summit 2007, moderated by personal finance
expert Jean Chatzky.
Tuesday, May 1, 2007, 12:00pm – 2:00pm CDT
On May 1, 2007, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (part of the U.S.
Federal Reserve System) and Visa USA will co-host a free, two-hour online
forum that brings together leading educators, policy makers and
representatives from the non-profit and private sectors to discuss whether
or not financial education should be a high school graduation requirement
and to share best practices from around the nation.
The summit will be broadcast live on the Internet and will be available
after the summit online, anytime, for your viewing.
To learn more about the summit and to register to receive your free
streaming video instructions and entrance to the summit viewing page, visit
Panelists scheduled to appear:
Jean Chatzky Personal finance expert and best-selling author
Laura Levine Executive Director, Jump$tart Coalition for Personal
Richard W. Riley 6th U. S. Secretary of Education (1993-2001)
Richard Cordray Ohio Treasurer of State
William Seidman Chairman Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
John Hope Bryant Founder of Operation Hope and author of Banking on our
Todd Rokita Indiana Secretary of State
Steven Malin Senior Education Specialist, Federal Reserve Bank of
Chauncey Veatch 2002 National Teacher of the Year
Live Internet broadcast schedule:
Financial Literacy Education Policy:
Is it time for a national framework?
Financial Literacy Education:
The practice and implementation of financial literacy programs.
William “Bill” Cheeks
Regional Director, Midwest/Eastern States
Jump$tart Coalition ( Jump$tart Coalition
< http://www.jumpstartcoalition.org/> )