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The Fed Experience is an interactive exhibit that lets visitors explore their connection to the economy. The exhibit is free and open to the public.


For Teachers



The Richmond Fed is dedicated to providing teachers with quality materials to teach economics.


Bookmarks, booklets, classroom posters and more are available from the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond for educating K-12 students about economics and the Federal Reserve System.

Academic Competitions

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond sponsors academic competitions for high school and college students in the Fifth District.

Classroom Visits & Tours

Learn about visiting the head office or two branches of the Richmond Fed or requesting a speaker for your professional development event.

Lesson Plans & Classroom Activities

These K-12 lesson plans, activities and publications are correlated with national and state teaching standards. For more resources visit

Conferences and Events

The Federal Reserve Bank ofRichmondand its partners host workshops and staff development sessions for teachers. Many of these events are free of charge. Staff development credit is generally offered for workshops.

Contact Us


The Fed Experience
(804) 697-8110


Are you teaching Virginia’s high school economics and personal finance course? Teaching Money Virginia was created to help you find quality resources.