|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||Overhaul of Teacher and Administrator Licensure|
Effective June 30, 2012, repeals 105 ILCS 5/21-1a on teacher certification exams. Effective June 30, 2013, repeals statutory provisions on (...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Preparation|
Directs preparation of plan to encourage national board certification for teachers and administrators. Requires creation of comprehensive le...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Principal Appraisal and Performance Development|
Requires districts to appraise each principal annually. Directs the commissioner to establish by rule and administer a comprehensive princip...
|AL||Adopted 05/2010||P-12||Instructional Leadership|
Creates new rules related to Instructional Leadership programs. Establishes rationale, criteria for admission to instructional leader progra...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Teacher and Administration Preparation Programs|
Requires the state board of education (SBE): (1) To allow a variety of teacher and administrator preparation program providers to offer a va...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12|
|School Leadership Institute|
Creates the School Leadership Institute to provide a comprehensive and cohesive framework for preparing, mentoring and providing professiona...
|TX||Partial Rule Adoption 10/2009||P-12||Principal Certificate|
19 TAC 22.214.171.124, .5, .10, .15, .20, .25, .30, .35
Amends rules concerning provisions for the issuance and renewal of the principal certificate. Requires a principal or assistant principal em...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Principal Mentoring and Master Principal Designation Program|
Amends provisions related to the new principal mentoring program. Provides that principals hired on or after July 1, 2008 may participate in...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Mentoring for New Superintendents|
Requires any individual, with exceptions, who begins serving as a first-time superintendent in the state on or after July 1, 2009 to partici...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Financial Reporting and Minimum Standards|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.07
Partially from the DOE summary of H.B. 1:Modifies the current requirement for the state board to develop a standard for reporting financial ...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Quality of Preparation Programs for Teachers and Other School Personnel|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.12, 3301.42, 3333.048 and 3333.048
Partly from DOE summary of H.B. 1: Directs the superintendent of public instruction, jointly with the chancellor of the board of regents, to...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||School Leadership Pilot Program for Principals|
Clarifies requirement for mandatory participation in the School Leadership Pilot Program for Principals. Specifies that only a principal who...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||School Leadership Pilot Program|
H.B. 3 - Section 9
Clarifies language in Section 11.203 regarding participation in the school leadership pilot program for principals. Specifies that an indivi...
|AL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Superintendent Professional Development and Induction|
Directs the School Superintendents of Alabama to administer a professional development program for school superintendents of education. Requ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Professional Development|
H.B. 2261-Section 401-402, Professional Development
Section 401-402 recognizes the important of professional development for teachers, principals and administrators. By January 1, 2010, the pr...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Improving Writing|
S.B. 1 Section 17
Provides that whereas the quality of writing instruction is directly related to how well teachers are prepared in their teacher preparation ...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Parental Involvement|
Requires each school's parental involvement plan to provide instruction to parents on how to incorporate developmentally appropriate learnin...
|RI||Adopted 03/2009||P-12||Standards for Educational Leadership|
Standards for Educational Leadership
Establishes the standards for educational leadership in Rhode Island to provide an outline of the knowledge, skills and dispositions for edu...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12|
Requires that each certified school administrator or supervisor assigned on or after September 2, 2009 to be a special education administrat...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||School Leadership Academy|
Creates the school leadership academy program within the Department of Education to provide comprehensive leadership and professional traini...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Additional Training of School Board Members in Certain Districts|
Relates to local school board members; increases the annual training requirements for local school board members in districts with failing s...
|IL||Adopted 10/2007||P-12||Mentoring Program for New Principals|
23 IAC 35.10 thru .70
Creates new sections establishing rules for program created in statute to pair first-year principals with experienced principals in a year-l...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12|
|Standards for School Administrator Preparation Programs|
Directs the State Board of Education to adopt new standards for school administrator preparation programs offered by institutions of higher ...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Leadership|
H.B. 842, Sections on Leadership
Section 3 is amended to require that any superintendent candidate has completed a program that included the Pennsylvania leadership standard...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||District Administrator Qualifications|
Revises qualifications necessary for district superintendents. The certification requirements for a superintendent of schools not alternativ...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||School Administrator Standards|
S.F. 277 (Section 2 and 3)
Directs the director of the department of education to develop Iowa standards for school administrators, including knowledge and skill crite...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Administrator Mentoring and Induction Program|
S.F. 277 (Section 10)
Strikes section 272.9A, which directed the board of educational examiners to adopt rules for administrator professional development programs...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Training of board members|
Amends the commission on closing the achievement gap in Arkansas to provide training for commission members. Modifies term lengths of commis...
|KY||Adopted 10/2006||P-12||Effective Instructional Leadership Act|
704 KAR 3:325
Establishes rules regarding effective Instructional Leadership Act. Regards criteria for the program. http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/704/003/325....
|LA||Adopted 08/2006||P-12||Louisiana Educational Leaders Induction (LELI) Program|
Clarifies eligibility requirements for issuance of Educational Leader certificates allowing more effective implementation of new Educational...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Principal Certification, Mentoring and Evaluation|
Requires the state board to establish a new principal mentoring program to allow experienced principals to serve as mentors to new principal...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Beginning Administrator Mentoring and Induction Program|
H.B. 2792 - Section 28 - 30
Creates a beginning administrator mentoring and induction program to promote excellence in school leadership, improve classroom instruction,...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Principal Evaluations and Development|
Concerns principals in public schools; requires the state board of education to direct the department of education annually to survey school...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||School Leader Professional Development|
H.B. 7087 (Section 63)
There is established the William Cecil Golden Professional Development Program for school leaders to provide high standards and sustained su...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Redesigning Leadership Preparation and Professional Development Programs|
Directs the executive director of the Education Professional Standards Board with the cooperation of the commissioner of education and the p...
|CA||09/2005||P-12||Administrator Training Program|
This bill would change the name of the Principal Training Program to the Administrator Training Program and would change the reference
|MS||Rule Adoption 08/2005||P-12||Validated Personnel Appraisal Instrument|
Amends rules concerning the Validated Personnel Appraisal Instrument for superintendents, central office staff, and principals. Increases th...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Instructional Leadership|
Effective July 2006, requires an instructional leader to complete an intensive annual training program of a minimum of 21 hours a year and a...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Educational Financial Accounting and Reporting|
Expands upon the Arkansas Educational Financial Accounting and Reporting Act of 2004. Requires charter schools to follow the financial repor...
|OK||Emergency Rule Adoption 02/2005||P-12||Alternative Licensure and Certification of Administrative Personnel|
Establishes emergency rules to identify requirements for individuals seeking alternative certification as a school administrator and adds co...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Areas of Instruction in the Principal Training Program|
A.B. 3001 (multiple provisions)
SEC. 8: This bill would require that instruction and training in the Principal Training Program run by the state superintendent include inst...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Principal Training Program|
Authorizes training plans for high school principals to include professional development activities that include coaching, mentorship, assis...
|HI||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Education Reform|
The education reform in this Act shall be known as the "Reinventing Education Act of 2004." The provisions include (1) establishing a weight...
|MI||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12||School Administrator Continuing Education|
Clarifies requirement for school administrator continuing education as occurring each 5-year period following initial employment.
|CO||Signed by Governor 05/2004||P-12||Educator Licensure|
Concerns educator licensure. Provides requirements for authorization of adjunct instructor, special services intern, emergency applicant, te...
|MI||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Teacher Fees|
Amends the School Code to expand uses of teacher certification fees to include the teacher and administrator professional development and ot...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12|
|School District Superintendent Credentialing|
Concerns school district superintendent credential preparation programs; eliminates the requirement that the training for such credential be...
|AR||Signed into law 01/2004||P-12||Master School Principal Programs|
Improves school performance by creating the master school principal program; provides for annual bonuses for qualified principals serving in...
|MI||Signed into law 11/2003||P-12||Principal Leadership Academy|
Establishes a principal leadership academy for training for school principals....
|NY||Rule Adoption 07/2003||P-12||Requirements for Educational Leadership Programs|
NYCRR 8 52.21
Amends rules improving the preparation of education leaders by establishing new requirements for college programs that prepare school busine...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Oklahoma Commission For Teacher Preparation|
Makes an appropriation to the Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation; states purposes; provides for the budgeting of funds in certain c...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12|
Changes repealer from 2003 to 2007 on 1) the School Crisis Management Program, 2) the transfer of the industrial and adult short-term traini...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Performance-Based Principal Preparation Programs|
Requires the Colorado Commission on Higher Education to approve a plan by July 1, 2003 for establishing the program requirements for princip...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Baltimore School Board and CEO Requirements, District Bonding, Baltimore Principal Development Program, Environmental Hazards|
Increases maximum of aggregate principal amount of bonds outstanding that Baltimore district may hold from $25 million to $75 million. Requi...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Teacher Induction, Evaluation, Early Retirement Incentives, Administrator Preparation and Certification, Minimum Teacher Salary Requirements, Statewide Career Path Pilot Program|
Requires state board to establish standards for district and area education agency career development programs and for individual teacher ca...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Extended Day/Year Program Funding, Field Trip Costs, Provision of Staff Development, School Board Member and Principal Development Requirements|
Allows any local school district to fund extended day and -year programs for kindergarten or compulsory age students through sources other t...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Administrator Sabbatical Leave Program Extended|
Extends the automatic repealer in the school administrator sabbatical leave program....