Virtual Learning Opportunities
Many of the Federal Reserve Banks across the country offer webinars to educator and student audiences. Find out more about these programs and how to register below.
Federal Reserve System
Discussing Race and Inequality in the Classroom
September 17, 6 - 7:30 pm CT/7 - 8:30 pm ET
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Teaching Visual Literacy and Foreign Affairs: Middle and High School U.S. History
July 16, 9-10 am CT or 1-2 pm CT
Educators will learn about resources from the Center for Legislative Archives to help students develop visual and disciplinary literacy while studying America's relationship to the world. The session will feature tow eBooks with political cartoons by renowned cartoonists (and father and son) Clifford and Jim Berryman, illustrating foreign policy from the 1890s to the 1960s. The session will also highlight cartoons that show the path to World War I, U.S. engagement in World War II, and the international tensions of the Cold War.
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Thursday, October 1, 2020| 4:00–5:00 pm
The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland will host an open house for educators of all subjects and grade levels to learn about the FREE resources and programs available from the Cleveland Fed’s Education & Outreach department. Advanced registration required by September 30. Register here: https://web.cvent.com/event/6129782a-cd26-4a0b-8171-22fd444054a3/summary?rp=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Summer Series for Educators
June 22 - August 15, 2020
Educators can watch a total of 10 on-demand presentations on the Global Impact of COVID-19, Monetary Policy Tools-Pre and Post COVID, Fiscal Policy, Regional Economic Updates on Dallas, El Paso, Houston and San Antonio, Resources for Educators, Financial Literacy, and Tools for Teaching in a Virtual Environment. Educators may earn one hour of CPE for each video. Videos are found at https://www.dallasfed.org/educate/events.
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Join us virtually for a series of career development-focused programs for high school students. Give your students direct exposure to a chief executive officer, business developer, mayor, executive director and other local leaders to learn development strategies for successful careers. There will also be an opportunity for students to learn practical tools to build their leadership style, career-ready skills and to find out about jobs with good pay but don’t require a four-year degree. Pre-registration is required and there is no cost to attend. With one teacher registration, students may participate as an in-person class or individually as remote learners.
October 6, 10:30 - 11:30 am CT
Interview the CEO and President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City about her career journey; leadership skills, tips for future leaders, her job responsibilities, leaders she admires and more.
21st Century Careers: Today's Leadership Landscape
October 15, 1:00 – 2:00 pm CT
Interview local leaders about their career path, leadership qualities, their advice for future leaders, job responsibilities and much more.
21st Century Careers: Skillset for Success
October 21, 1:00 – 2:00 pm CT
Learn practical tips for building leadership skills and developing career competencies.
21st Century Careers: Opportunity Occupations
November 19, 1:00 – 2:00 pm CT
Meet career professionals representing a variety of career paths that pay above the annual median wage, don't require a four-year degree and are poised for significant growth.
For general questions, contact Gigi Wolf at email@example.com. We look forward to seeing you and your secondary students at these special career-defining events!
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
August 24, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm CT
26 August 2020 at 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm ET
September 9, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm CT
Elementary teachers: Use the St. Louis Fed's award-winning Econ Lowdown videos and online modules to teach students about money, trade, saving and more. These no-cost remote learning tools help you easily track student progress.
September 15, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm CTElection Economics: A Virtual Event about Real People and Pocketbooks
September 16, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm CTDiscussing Race and Inequality in the Classroom
September 17, 2020 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CT
September 23, 2020 at 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm CT
November 5, 2020 at 10:00 am - November 6, 2020 at 1:30 pm CT
It's tough for you to participate in professional development and still be in the classroom with your students. You have a lot to do and so little time to get it all done. Click, Learn, and Teach, a series of online professional development programs from the Federal Reserve Banks of Atlanta and St. Louis, is designed to make it easier! There are three options for you to consider, each with a different level of time commitment and a different level of educational attainment: Graduate Credit, FRB Certification, and CPDU Credit. Choose among inflation, unemployment, GDP, money, and monetary policy.