Nevada

State-by-State Assessment with Regard to Financial Literacy and Personal Finance Education Actions

State Department of Education Link http://nde.doe.nv.gov  
Legislation and Authorization Signed by governor 5/28/09, Chapter 268 Requires the Department of Education to ensure that instruction in financial literacy is provided to pupils enrolled in the public high schools in each school district and in each charter school that operates as a high school.
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Stand-Alone Personal Finance Standards NO
Personal Finance Standards in Career and Techical Education (CTE), Family and Consumer Sciences NO
Personal Finance Embedded in Social Studies or Economics Standards YES Personal Finance content in the Economics Standard covers income, borrowing, cost-benefit, interest rates, credit rating, saving and investing.
Personal Finance Embedded in Mathematics Common Core Standard Minor amount
State Has Adopted Mathematics and English Language Arts Common Core YES
Personal Finance or Financial Literacy Course Required or Offered YES School districts may create and offer their own curriculum based on State Standards. For example, Humboldt County has a financial literacy curriculum.
Personal Finance Course Required for Graduation  NO
Personal Finance Content required in Economics or Other Course Required for Graduation   NO Nevada does not require personal finance and economics course for graduation.
Prescribed or Recommended Personal Finance Curriculum  NO Each county is expected to develop their own resources. Suggested classroom activities are included with the Social Studies Standards
State Requires Economic Reasoning /Thinking Skills  YES Common Core.
State Standard Correlated with Jump$tart Financial Literacy Standard NO
State Assessment of Personal Finance Required  NO
Financial Literacy Bills Currently Being Considered by the State Legislature NONE 
Financial Literacy Education Bills Signed by Governor and/or Passed by the House and Senate  Signed by governor 5/28/09, Chapter 268 Requires the Department of Education to ensure that instruction in financial literacy is provided to pupils enrolled in the public high schools in each school district and in each charter school that operates as a high school.
State Appropriations and State Dept Education Funding for K-12 NO 
Established Financial Literacy Month N/A