Education Resources

education resources

image of educationThe Boston Fed is committed to economic and personal financial education.  We provide quality programs, reliable information and useful tools and resources for educators, students, residents and organizations in the First District - New England. Covering a wide range of economic and personal finance topics and the history and functions of the Federal Reserve System, our offerings include:

  • publications and curricula;
  • interactive, on-site programs;
  • research and policy briefs;
  • professional development workshops for teachers;
  • consumer information and resources;
  • academic competitions;
  • online games and activities;
  • capacity-building trainings for community organizations.

Through these educational materials, our partnerships, research and outreach efforts in communities throughout New England, we aim to contribute to the rising financial capabilities and economic success of our residents and to the growth of our regional economy.

Features

Ledger Summer 2013The Ledger
Summer 2013
Images and history of
Main Street vs. Wall Street;
immigration; and
economic growth and environmental protection
Fed Trivia Currency app for iOS devices Fed Trivia: Currency
Learn about and test your knowledge of U.S. currency and coins with this free mobile application for iOS devices.

peanuts and crackerjacks Peanuts & Crackerjacks
Play and learn about the economics of pro team sports


show businessShow Business
Play and learn about the economics of entertainment