Participants of the NYSE Euronext Teachers Workshop program ring The Closing BellSM. In its 25th year, the Teachers Workshop is a professional development program for educators who teach economics, financial markets and personal finance to their students.
Watch the video of the ringing.
Nearly 170 teachers from 36 states are participating in the 3 weeklong Teachers Workshop programs and 2 advanced programs offered this summer by NYSE Euronext and the SEC.
The program is designed to give educators a thorough understanding of the Capital-raising process; market structure and technology; regulation; and financial products. Educational materials and workshops enable the teachers to translate the information to classroom curricula.
More details here: http://www.nyx.com/en/who-we-are/corporate-responsibility/our-community/education-teacher-training