1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Conference Report)

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Clarification on Mentor Teachers (language only)

Item 144 #2c

Item 144 #2c

Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education

Page 139, after line 13, insert:
"5.  It is the intent of the General Assembly that no preference between pre-service or beginning teacher programs be construed by the language in this item.  School divisions operating beginning teacher mentor programs shall receive equal consideration for funding."

(This amendment clarifies legislative intent regarding mentor teacher programs funded by the state.)