Join Discovery Education and the New York Stock Exchange on April 11, 2012 at 12:00pm ET as they go live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Introduce your middle and high school students to the basics of stock ownership, initiate a dialogue on financial responsibility and meet the NYSE staff members who keep the exchange running day after day.
- Learn about the history of the markets and get an exclusive behind-the-scenes floor tour of the exchange.
- Meet young market professionals: brokers, designated market makers, technology gurus and marketing experts, who will guide classrooms through stock market terminology and describe their day-to-day roles.
- Interact with executives from the NYSE and financial experts who will introduce students to the basics of stock ownership and answer your live investment questions.
Pre- and post- classroom connection guides, related thought starters, and student activities will be distributed to all registered classrooms in advance of the event in order to provide a comprehensive learning experience.