1. Finance: Career Jouney

    • Resource ID: 11690
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    A PowerPoint presentation for instructional purposes that can be adopted or modified by the classroom teacher to supplement a lesson plan.
  2. Gone to Texas: Immigration and the Transformation of the Texas Economy

    • Resource ID: DFR-GTT
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Gone to Texas: Immigration and the Transformation of the Texas Economy
    Texas benefits from having a large, diversified immigrant population but also faces several challenges to ensure its continued economic advancement. This special report provides a comprehensive portrait of Texas...
  3. Choosing the Road to Prosperity: Why We Must End Too Big to Fail—Now

    • Resource ID: DFR-TBTF
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Choosing the Road to Prosperity: Why We Must End Too Big to Fail—Now
    The too-big-to-fail institutions that amplified and prolonged the recent financial crisis remain a hindrance to full economic recovery and to the very ideal of American capitalism. It is imperative that we break...
  4. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Reports

    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This binder is a collection of shortcuts to Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas reports on jobs and the economy. Follow the shortcuts to resources where you can view and download reports, and link to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas website for more information.
  5. Banking and Financial Services

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Banking and Financial Services, students will develop knowledge and skills in the economic, financial, technological, international, social, and ethical aspects of banking to become competent employees and entrepreneurs. Students will incorporate a broad base of knowledge that includes the...
  6. Financial Analysis

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Financial Analysis, students will apply knowledge and technical skills in the economic, financial, technological, international, social, and ethical aspects of business to become competent consumers, employees, and entrepreneurs. Students will develop analytical skills by actively evaluating...
  7. Insurance Operations

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Insurance Operations, students will understand the laws and regulations to manage business operations and transactions in the insurance industry.
    This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or...
  8. Money Matters

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Money Matters, students will investigate money management from a personal financial perceptive. Students will apply critical-thinking skills to analyze financial options based on current and projected economic factors. Students will gain knowledge and skills necessary to establish short-term...
  9. Securities and Investments

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Securities and Investments, students will understand the laws and regulations to manage business operations and transactions in the securities industry.
    This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or...
  10. Financial Mathematics

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Financial Mathematics is a course about personal money management. Students will apply critical-thinking skills to analyze personal financial...
  11. Accounting II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Accounting II, students will continue the investigation of the field of accounting, including how it is impacted by industry standards as...
  12. Statistics and Business Decision Making

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Statistics and Business Decision Making is an introduction to statistics and the application of statistics to business decision making....
  13. At the Heart of Texas: Cities’ Industry Clusters Drive Growth

    • Resource ID: DFR-AHT
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    At the Heart of Texas: Cities' Industry Clusters Drive Growth
    A comprehensive look at the industry clusters, history and demographics shaping eight of the state’s key metropolitan areas: Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Fort Worth, Houston, McAllen, Midland-Odessa and San Antonio....
  14. Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance, students gain knowledge and skills in economies and private enterprise systems, the impact of global business, the marketing of goods and services, advertising, and product pricing. Students analyze the sales process and financial management...
  15. Accounting I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Accounting I, students will investigate the field of accounting, including how it is impacted by industry standards as well as economic, financial, technological, international, social, legal, and ethical factors. Students will reflect on this knowledge as they engage in the process of...
  16. Business Management and Administration: Cultural Challenges in Global Business

    • Resource ID: 11504
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson focuses on students learning the basics of business ethics. Students will create a skit based on an unethical situation and the resolution to said situation. 
  17. The Financial Crisis: Connecting the Dots

    • Resource ID: DFR-FCCTD
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This report traces the origins of the financial crisis and the Fed's response, and addresses the need for long-term financial reform.
  18. Texas DECA

    • Resource ID: CTSA - DECA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO DECA
  19. Financial Stability: Traditional Banks Pave the Way

    • Resource ID: DFR-FS
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This January 2013 report presents five essays on the theme of rethinking America’s banking system.
     
  20. The Long-Awaited Housing Recovery

    • Resource ID: DFR-LAHR
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    The Long-Awaited Housing Recovery
    U.S. housing markets experienced a notable boom and a painful bust in the past decade. Most recently, housing began its long-awaited recovery—the subject of this three-part report.
    January 2013