Econ Lowdown in Canvas

Econ Lowdown is a FREE platform
with online resources, for K-12 and college classrooms

This award-winning collection of resources will help bring economics and personal finance lessons to life for your students with interactive activities, online modules, podcasts and more.

Econ Lowdown is now available to you and your students within Canvas’s learning management system (LMS).

If you are a Canvas administrator and would like to deploy Econ Lowdown to Canvas for your school district or college campus, please click on the Canvas logo below to go to our
Canvas Deployment for Econ Lowdown page.

For the best experience, please use a desktop/laptop for entry and submission of the deployment form.

Additional Help and Information

  • Would you like to learn more about how to use Econ Lowdown in Canvas?
    Simply download our How-To Guide
  • Questions about connecting to Econ Lowdown in Canvas at your institution?
    Email us here: econlowdown.lti@stls.frb.org
  • Would you like to learn more about the features and benefits of using Econ Lowdown in Canvas?
    Keep reading!

Features

Teachers can preview resources and manage grades, and students can complete resources, all within Canvas.

Sample Module

Have your students study economic data using Econ Lowdown’s self-guided FRED Interactives.

Sample FRED Interactive

Grade open-ended questions from Econ Lowdown’s Reading Q&A resources using customized grading tools developed for Canvas.

Sample Reading Q&A

… and you can do so much more!

Still have questions? Please contact us at econlowdown.lti@stls.frb.org