2011 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Radford - Virtual STEM Program

Item 177 #1c

Item 177 #1c

First Year - FY2011 Second Year - FY2012
Education: Higher Education
Radford University FY2011 $0 FY2012 $505,200 GF

Page 160, line 53, strike "$87,223,757" and insert "$87,728,957".
Page 161, after line 46, insert:
"F. Out of this appropriation, $505,200 the second year from the general fund is designated to support the delivery of distance education courses that lead to a Master of Science in Education with a concentration in Mathematics Education."

(This amendment provides additional funds to support the development of a distance education courses leading to a masters degree in education with a concentration in mathematics. The goal of the program is to develop teachers better prepared to instruct students in mathematics at high school and community college levels.)