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|CT||Signed into law 06/2013||Postsec.||Social/Emotional Development Training in Teacher Preparation|
Requires any candidate entering a program of teacher preparation to complete training in social and emotional development and learning of children. The training must include instruction concerning a comprehensive, coordinated social and emotional assessment an...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Influenza Vaccine Information and Early Care and Education Programs|
Requires early care and education programs to annually provide parents with specified information on the influenza vaccine. Provides nothing shall be construed to require any early care and education program to provide or pay for influenza immunizations. http:...
|TX||Adopted 11/2011||P-12||Nutrition Outreach and Education|
4 TAC 26.40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 51, 52, 53, 55
Renames nutrition outreach and education programs and clarifies eligibility requirements for both programs. One program is now "Expanding the 3E's Grant Program" (former "Established Nutrition Education Practices for Public Schools Grant Program"); the other i...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Hearing Aid Loan Bank Program for Children Under Age 3|
Establishes a permanent Hearing Aid Loan Bank Program ("the Program") in the state Department of Education for the purpose of lending hearing aids on a temporary basis to a parent or legal guaridan of an eligible child to ensure that children under the age of ...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Preschool Mental Health Services|
Allows funds to be appropriated for developmental preschool mental health or social-emotional development services and training. http://legisweb.state.wy.us/2007/Enroll/SF0034.pdf...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2000||P-12|
Relates to existing law which states the intent of the Legislature to establish a comprehensive, continuous, community-linked, and school-based program, to be known as the Cal-SAFE Program, that focuses on youth development and dropout prevention for pregnant ...