The Connecticut State Department of Education has launched a Financial Literacy initiative to identify personal finance management curriculum modules that are aligned with national personal finance standards and relevant state standards. These modules are intended for use by schools and other organizations working with youth in grades 6-12. The initiative will also provide for training of educators and others to further financial literacy thorugh the use of these curriculum.

Subsection (d) of Section 10-16b of the Connecticut General Statutes that "the State Board of Education shall assist and encourage local and regional boards of education to include personal finance management education and awareness as part of the program of instruction.