New Hampshire

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

State Department of Education Link http://www.ed.state.nh.us/   
Legislation and Authorization YES Signed by Gov April 2007 Adds civics and economics to the required areas of assessment in the statewide improvement and assessment program, and specifies that the assessment shall be conducted in grades 3 through 8 and one grade in high school.
Links to State Bills  
Additional Links http://www.education.nh.gov/legislation/documents/ed306-2011.pdf 
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 Economics Standard, (SS:EC:6) Grades 7-8 and 9-12 Covers money management, income, earning, credit, spending, saving, investing, insurance and risk management.
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
Personal Finance Course Required for Graduation  NO
Personal Finance Content required in Economics or Other Course Required for Graduation  

YES New Hampshire Adopted 1/2 credit Economics Course with Personal Finance content 12-14-2011 (Section 306) DRAFT GRADUATION SECTIONS 306, V 4.0 APRIL 29, 2013 Graduation competencies in alignment with RSA 193-C:3 that students are expected to demonstrate for graduation in content areas - Economics, including personal finance

Prescribed or Recommended Personal Finance Curriculum  YES
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  YES Civics and Economics/ Personal Finance will be included in state's assessment.
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  A law signed by the governor in 2007 adds civics and economics to the required areas of assessment in the statewide improvement and assessment program, and specifies that the assessment shall be conducted in grades 3-8 and one grade in high school.
State Appropriations and State Dept Education Funding for K-12 NO 
Established Financial Literacy Month N/A