In this session, learn about the First Bank of the United States and Hamilton's role in the bank's founding. How was the economy of the early United States affected by the bank's operations? What does the bank's headquarters building in Philadelphia tell us about its position in the early American economy? Focus will placed on equipping teachers with resources to use for teaching about the First Bank in their own classrooms.
K–12 teachers will receive 1.5 hours of professional development credit (Act 48 in Pennsylvania) upon completion of this webinar. Content and curriculum materials shared in this session can be used to teach economics and social studies.