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S1392................................................by JUDICIARY AND RULES
TEACHERS - QUALIFICATION - Adds to existing law to impose limits upon
adoption of an alternative teacher qualification program; and to require
research and a report.
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]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]]
Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004
IN THE SENATE
SENATE BILL NO. 1392
BY JUDICIARY AND RULES COMMITTEE
1 AN ACT
2 RELATING TO ALTERNATIVE TEACHER QUALIFICATION; AMENDING CHAPTER 1, TITLE 33,
3 IDAHO CODE, BY THE ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 33-131, IDAHO CODE, TO IMPOSE
4 LIMITS UPON ADOPTION OF AN ALTERNATIVE TEACHER QUALIFICATION PROGRAM AND
5 TO REQUIRE RESEARCH AND A REPORT.
6 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho:
7 SECTION 1. That Chapter 1, Title 33, Idaho Code, be, and the same is
8 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des-
9 ignated as Section 33-131, Idaho Code, and to read as follows:
10 33-131. ALTERNATIVE TEACHER QUALIFICATION. The state board of education
11 shall not authorize any alternative means of denoting an individual qualified
12 to teach in this state prior to July 1, 2006. Prior to adopting any alterna-
13 tive program, the board shall, in cooperation with the state department of
14 education, conduct research on the available programs, comparing the programs
15 in their particulars, with specific emphasis upon which programs provide the
16 best assessment of a potential teacher's classroom ability. The results of the
17 comparison and the report on the findings of the board shall be presented to
18 the legislature and made available to the public prior to any action to adopt
19 a program in Idaho.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
An act relating to alternative teacher qualification; amending
Chapter 1, Title 33, Idaho Code, by the addition of a new section
33-131, Idaho Code, to impose limits upon adoption of an
alternative teacher qualification program and to require research
and a report.
Name: Senator Gary Schroeder
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE S 1392