1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Conference Report)

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Project ECOLE

Item 136 #2c

Item 136 #2c

First Year - FY1999 Second Year - FY2000
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY1999 $0 FY2000 $50,000 GF

Page 104, line 27, strike "$317,835,043" and insert "$317,885,043".
Page 107, line 48, after "year" insert "and $50,000 the second year".
Page 108, line 2, after "." insert:
"The Department of Education shall assist in the dissemination of information regarding Project ECOLE to school divisions statewide and in the provision of technical assistance to school divisions replicating this program."

(This amendment continues funding in the second year for Project ECOLE (Electronic Community of Learning and Education), a partnership between the Manassas Park school division, the University of Virginia, and the Virginia Computer Institute. The program provides for a comprehensive, computerized K-6 database of lesson plans and teacher activities designed around Virginia's Standards of Learning.)