2010 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Conference Report)

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Staffing Flexibility (language only)

Item 132 #22c

Item 132 #22c

Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education

Page 79, after line 24, insert:
"11. To provide temporary flexibility, notwithstanding any other provision in statute or in this Item, school divisions may elect to increase the teacher to pupil staffing ratios in kindergarten through grade 7 and English classes for grades 6 through twelve by one additional student; the teacher to pupil staffing ratio requirements for Elementary Resource teachers, Prevention, Intervention and Remediation, English as a Second Language, Gifted and Talented, Career and Technical funded programs are waived; and the instructional and support technology positions, librarians and guidance counselors staffing ratios for new hires are waived."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)