Teacher Resources

General Economics Resources

DataPost
DataPost

Interpret economic data, key concepts, and economic conditions through visual explanations. Core Presentations are updated regularly using the most currently available data, with additional topics presented by subject: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, and International.

Dr. Econ
Dr. Econ

Dr. Econ answers many questions with a focus on monetary policy and Federal Reserve related issues.

Economics in Person (EiP)
Economics in Person (EiP)

A video series featuring FRBSF economists and their research covering special topics related to the U.S. economy. Most segments are 5 – 10 minutes in length

Economic Education Newsletter

Our e-newsletter will keep you up to date on resources we’re working on, news related to economic education, and professional development opportunities. The e-newsletter is distributed twice a month via e-mail.

Personal Finance Lesson Plan

This 50-minute lesson plan helps students examine the relationship between education attainment and earning potential, develop a budget, and explore changes in labor market trends.

Resources on the Federal Reserve

American Currency Exhibit
American Currency Exhibit

Money hasn’t always looked like it does today. Step back in time and explore the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s American Currency Exhibit.

Fed Chairman Game
Fed Chairman Game

So, you want to be in charge of monetary policy at our country’s central bank? See how it works by taking charge of a simulated economy.

What is the Fed?
What is the Fed?

A concise and interactive tool for exploring the Fed’s history, structure, and responsibilities

Crisis and Response

Information and analysis on the financial crisis, what the Federal Reserve did in response, the economic recovery, and the Fed’s role in the new financial regulatory framework

Open and Operating: The Federal Reserve Responds to September 11

Video-based lesson for high school and college students that provides teachers of history and economics a flexible format in which to introduce the Federal Reserve System

Resources from across the Federal Reserve System

federalreserveeducation.org

Explore additional educational resources produced by the eleven other Federal Reserve Banks. Search by topic, grade level, or resource type.