Franklin Economics Teacher Accepts Invitation to Join the Federal Reserve’s 2016 Education Advisory Group

Posted by Community Relations on 12/17/2015

Economics teacher and Franklin Police and Fire HS Professional Development Specialist Heidi Bonfante has accepted an invitation to join the Federal Reserve’s 2016 Education Advisory Group (EAG) for a one-year fellowship.

The Education Advisory Group (EAG) consists of 22 high school and community college educators from around the 12th District. The EAG Fellows work with the Economic Education Group for a period of one year, providing feedback on content ideas, teaching activities, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco economic education resources, the use of technology, and best practices related to teaching about the Federal Reserve and the U.S. economy.

She will be flying to San Francisco in January for the kickoff conference. Her fellowship includes providing content and teaching activities centered on the best practices for teaching about the Federal Reserve and the U.S. economy.