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State Requirements - New Hampshire

2008 Ed 306.27(m)

Authorization:
On June 14, 2006, the New Hampshire State Board of Education approved the Revised NH Curriculum Frameworks in Science and Social Studies to include the grade level expectations for grades K-8 and grade span expectations for high schools. He motion was adopted by unanimous vote of the Board present, with the Chairman voting.

Curriculum:
Ed 306.27(m) identifies 20 credits required for graduation, to include ½ credit of Economics. The Revised NH Curriculum Frameworks standard SS:EC:6 specifies that Students will be able to explain the importance of money management, spending credit, saving, and investing in a free market economy.

Status Description:
Personal Finance Education Provided within Social Studies/Economics Content Standards Required for High School Graduation

Resources:
  NH Graduation Requirements
  NH State Board of Education Minutes
  Page 54 from K-12 Social Studies Framework