MULLIGAN-DEUCHLER-MCKEON-GASH-ERWIN, FEIGENHOLTZ AND RONEN.
SCH CD-GENDER EQUITY-TEACHERS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Requires recognized teacher training
institutions to offer gender equity in education instruction to all
students who enter an approved teacher education program after July 1,
1998, and requires each student entering such a program after that
date to successfully complete, as a prerequisite to receiving an early
childhood, elementary, special, or high school certificate, course
work that includes the required gender equity instruction. Adds
procedures relative to implementation of the gender equity in
education requirements. Effective January 1, 1998.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Changes the bill's effective date to January 1, 1999 and makes
its provisions applicable to students entering an approved teacher
education program after July 1, 1999 (instead of after July 1, 1998).
Changes the names of the affected certificates to the certificate
names or designations that the certificates will carry when earned by
students entering an approved teacher education program after July 1,
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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