JONES,SHIRLEY AND FLOWERS.
SCH CD-NATL TEACHING ACADEMY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Creates the National Teaching Academy of
Chicago to recruit, prepare, and develop quality teachers in urban
school districts. Provides that the Academy shall be under the
authority of the Chicago Board of Education and shall be governed by a
Board of Directors appointed by the Chicago Board of Education.
Exempts the Academy from all State laws and rules governing public
schools, with exceptions. Allows the Chicago Board of Education to
enter into contracts with a third party to operate the Academy or to
perform any duties ordinarily performed by an employee of the school
district. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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