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HB 1474 - Education; course of study in career readiness education for students in grades six through twelve; provide

Tracking Level: Watch
Sponsor: Mesha Mainor
Last Action: 3/11/2022 - House - House Committee Favorably Reported
House Committee: Education

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

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SUMMARY:  LC 49 0744

The bill amends the current requirement for the State Board to prescribe a minimum course in career education for students in grades 6-12 to make a course in career readiness and adds instruction and training experiences focused on employability and career readiness skills to the other current course requirements. The course would be required to be ready for implementation by July 1, 2022.

The Department of Education would be responsible for assembling and developing instructional resources and materials concerning employability and career readiness skills, career exploration, and career oriented learning experiences and make those resources available. 

 

EFFECTIVE DATE:

July 1, 2022 


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