Financial Literacy Month

April is Financial Literacy Month, and the Federal Reserve wants to help by offering FREE resources and programs for educators and parents to spark conversations about financial literacy.

Events to come

FinBed Competition: Battle of the Classrooms

Information sessions on April 5 at 10 a.m. or April 7 at 12:30 p.m.
Battle of the Classrooms offers 4th and 5th grade classrooms the opportunity to participate in a friendly competition to learn financial skills centered on spending, saving and budgeting. Classrooms will perform different tasks throughout the month in preparation for a closing event where different schools will compete against each other. All participating classes will receive a certificate of participation and a surprise gift.

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Show Me the Money: Teacher Professional Development Sessions

April 6 at 7:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m.
These sessions will highlight the FREE financial literacy resources for K-12 students available from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

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Enter $tory Time

April 12, 19, 21, 26 and 28 at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland will be hosting virtual storytimes throughout April! There will be a total of five live virtual storytimes for K-3 students. Each story hour lasts 30 minutes. Registered educators will receive follow-up lessons to continue the learning experience. You can register for one or all of the story times, but registration is required for each time slot.
Coming soon

Financial Literacy FedTalk

April 21 from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Coming soon

Virtual tours of the Currency Museum

Visit the Money Museum wherever you are with your phone, tablet or computer! You can explore our virtual exhibits on topics such as the history of central banking in the United States, treasury operations, cybersecurity, and more.

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Virtual field trips

A virtual field trip to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Money Museum and Learning Center is the perfect companion to your program. Excursion activities include topics such as currency recognition, income, budgeting, financial decision making, investing, inflation, credit rating, history of central banking in the United States. United, etc.

Plan a field trip for your class today!

Interactive games and activities for students and teachers

The list below includes online games that students can enjoy directly, as well as lesson plans and activities that teachers can incorporate into their curriculum.

To access more resources from the Cleveland Fed, visit our Programs and Resources page.

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