2021 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Dunnavant
VDOE - Teacher Training on Special Education and Differentiated Instruction (language only)

Item 142 #1s

Item 142 #1s

Department of Education, Central Office Operations


Page 144, after line 28, insert:

"G. The Board of Education shall review and update its regulations of general education K–12 teacher preparation programs to ensure graduates are required to demonstrate proficiency in (i) differentiating instruction for students depending on their needs, (ii) understanding the role of general education teachers on the IEP team, (iii) implementing effective models of collaborative instruction, including co-teaching, and (iv) understanding the goals and benefits of inclusive education for all students."


(This amendment implements recommendation 15 from the the JLARC report on "K-12 Special Education in Virginia".)