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SB 1051 - High-quality teacher pilot program

Tracking Level: Support
Sponsor: Sylvia Allen
Last Action: 3/6/2019 - House APPROP Committee action: Do Pass Amended, voting: (11-0-0-0-0-0)
Senate Committee: Rules
House Committee: Rules
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

SB1051- high quality teacher pilot program (Allen)

This bill appropriates $400,000 in FY20, FY21, and FY22 to the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) to provide grants or scholarships for certified teachers to gain additional credentials or certification in high-need content areas. ADE may retain up to 3% of the money for administrative costs, and the pilot program ends in 2023.

Requires ADE to use $100,000 of these funds each FY for scholarships or grants to qualified applicants in counties with a population of less than 375,000 people. 

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High-quality teacher pilot program


High-quality teacher pilot program

Introduction Date:

Tuesday, January 15, 2019