COULSON-BASSI-KOSEL-KRAUSE-MULLIGAN, COWLISHAW, HOEFT,
MITCHELL,JERRY, MOFFITT, WINKEL, COLLINS, GARRETT,
DAVIS,MONIQUE, CROTTY, DELGADO, FOWLER, MILLER,
OSTERMAN, SMITH,MICHAEL, KLINGLER, FRANKS, SCULLY,
FLOWERS AND HAMOS.
SCH CD-TEACHER INCENTIV-MENTOR
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Provides that the amendatory provisions may be referred to as the
Quality Teacher Incentive and Mentoring Law. Amends the School Code.
Requires the State Board of Education to implement and administer a
quality teacher incentive program, in which the Board provides signing
bonuses of $1,000 each to eligible teachers. Requires the teacher to
agree to teach in a public school for a minimum of 3 consecutive
years. Requires the State Board of Education to implement a quality
teacher mentoring program, in which the Board awards grants to school
districts that meet certain criteria to allow these school districts
to develop or expand teacher mentoring programs. Requires the school
district to have a mentoring program for new teachers in their first 3
years of employment. Effective July 1, 2002.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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