2007 Arizona Board of Education Rule Change R7-2-302.01
No legislation. On December 10, 2007, the Arizona Board of Education prescribed a new minimum course of study and competency requirements for the graduation of pupils from high school or issuance of a high school diploma, effective for the graduation class of 2012. The social studies requirement is increased to three credits, which includes one-half credit of economics. The Arizona Academic Standard for Social Studies includes Economics (Strand 5), which includes Personal Finance (Concept 5).
Arizona Board of Education increased the social studies graduation requirement to three credits, which includes one-half credit of economics (which includes a personal finance concept in its standards) for the class of 2012.
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