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|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Promotion of Policies that Provide Incentives for Students to Participate in Community Service|
Requires each school district to adopt a policy that is supportive of community service and provides an incentive, such as recognition or credit, for students who participate in community service.
|WA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Establishing the Pay for Actual Student Success Dropout Prevention Program.|
Creates the pay for actual student success program to invest in proven dropout prevention and intervention programs and to provide a financial award for high schools that demonstrate improvement in certain dropout prevention indicators. Gives certain responsib...
|CA||Vetoed 07/2008||P-12||Student Incentives|
Authorizes school districts to provide nonmonetary incentives to pupils in grades 7-11 for achievement or improvement based upon the individual results of each pupil test in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program, including a designation of achi...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Academic Contests|
Provides that charter schools may be recipients of money from the Academic Contests Fund for the purpose of sending pupils who are state level winners of academic contests and their chaperones to the national levels of these contests so that the pupils may rep...