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Cash, Cards, Mobile, Oh My! How We Pay in the 21st Century
Register now to attend Federal Reserve Education’s April 20 Financial Literacy Month webinar.
Exploring Careers in Economics
During the event, students will hear from Federal Reserve staff and research assistants. Organized to broaden awareness of careers in economics and to further develop a diverse pool of talent interested in the field, Exploring Careers in Economics will offer students a chance to learn about and discuss opportunities in economics. Watch live at: www.federalreserve.gov or https://www.youtube.com/federalreserve
Teaching Economics in Changing Times: Inputs Into Monetary Policy
Federal Reserve Education hosted a virtual learning experience for educators nationwide focused on the current economy and the steps involved in conducting monetary policy. View the event recording on demand.
An Act for the Ages: The Federal Reserve Act
In this lesson, students will examine the Federal Reserve Act of 1913 and the establishment of the unique structure and functions of the Federal Reserve System.
Beige Book in the Classroom
Eight times per year, the Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book publication, a snapshot of business conditions in each of the Fed’s 12 regional Reserve Bank Districts. Students will collect economic information to write their own report.
Fed Opportunity Occupations Video Series
Within the Federal Reserve there are several opportunity occupations that are also available in many other organizations. Find out more about each position through through this short video series.
Founding Fathers Feud
Students review the origins of the Constitution and its predecessor, the Articles of Confederation. They learn about the differences between those who identified as Federalists and Anti-Federalists, and their opinions on a central bank.
The Federal Reserve and the Great Depression
The longest and deepest downturn in the history of the United States and the modern industrial economy lasted more than a decade, beginning in 1929 and ending during World War II in 1941.
Federal Reserve System - The First 100 Years
This publication outlines the creation and the evolution of the Federal Reserve Banking system during its first century of operation, from 1913 to 2013.
Your Introduction to The Federal Reserve and You
In this lesson, students view a film segment from The Federal Reserve and You that introduces the Federal Reserve. Using an anticipation/reaction guide, students learn what the Fed is, what it does, and what its impact on the economy is.