|DC||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||Recruiting Effective Teachers to High-need Schools, Title, III|
Establishes a pilot incentive program to encourage highly effective teachers to teach in four high-need (low performing and low income) scho...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Effective Educators Low-performing Schools|
Extends stipends for teachers who are nationally board certified to principals who meet standards for principal certification. Allows nation...
|TX||Adopted 05/2012||P-12||Teach for Texas Loan Repayment Assistance Program|
19 TAC 21.173, 174, 176
Amends the Teach for Texas Loan Repayment Assistance Program. From Texas Register:
--§21.173: Reverses the order of two priorities of applic...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Teacher Recuritment to Low-Achieving Schools|
(Sec. 10) Requires SDE, to establish a Municipal Aid for New Teachers (MANE) program, within available appropriations, to provide grants of ...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Teacher/Principal Evaluations|
Requires the State Board to adopt four state performance classifications (highly effective, effective, developing, ineffective) and guidelin...
|AR||Adopted 03/2012||P-12||Incentives for Teacher Recruitment and Retention in High Priority Districts|
AR ADC 005.16.15-1.00 to AR ADC 005.16.15-6.00
Establish procedures to provide incentives for teacher recruitment and retention in high priority districts with an average daily membership...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Repealing Scholarships for Teachers in Necessarily Existent Small Schools or Small School Districts|
H.B. 156 - Repealing Scholarships for Teachers in Necessarily Existent Small Schools or Small School Districts
Repeals 53A-6-701 and -702, provisions that permitted the state board to award scholarships to teachers in "necessarily existent small schoo...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||Postsec.||Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program|
H.B. 153 - Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program
Existing policy directs the chancellor of the board of regents to encourage state universities and colleges to submit proposals under the ch...
|NY||Emergency Rule Adoption 05/2010||P-12||Establishment of Clinically Rich Graduate Level Teacher Preparation Program|
Title 8 NYCRR Sections 52.1, 52.21 and 80-5.13
From the administrative register:
It is anticipated that the proposed amendment will be presented to the board of regents for adoption as a...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Rehiring of Retired Teachers|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 8
Allows retired teachers to be rehired for up to one year in a shortage area or priority school district for up to 45% of the current maximum...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Recruitment of Highly Effective Teachers and Principals|
H.B. 1263 - Teacher/Principal Recruitment in High Need Schools
This section requires the state board of education to establish a program to support locally negotiated incentives for highly effective clas...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12|
|Consolidation of Teacher Recruitment Programs|
Consolidates the "Future Teacher Corps Program" and the Golden Apple Foundation for Excellence in Teaching's "Golden Apple Scholars Program"...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Grow Your Own Teacher Act|
Provides that for purposes of the Grow Your Own Teacher Act to prepare highly skilled, committed teachers to teach in hard-to-staff schools,...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Grow Your Own Teacher Program|
Amends the Grow Your Own Teacher Education Act. Eliminates provision that a goal of the program is to achieve an average teacher retention p...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Center for Creativity and Innovation|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.82
**No funds allocated in the current budget for this center, according to the DOE's H.B. 1 summary document http://www.education.ohio.gov/GD/...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Teach Ohio Program, Teaching Fellows Program|
H.B. 1 - Section 3333.39, 3333.391 and 3333.392
Section 3333.39: Directs the chancellor of the board of regents and the state superintendent to establish and administer the teach Ohio prog...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Salary Increases for National Board-Certified Teachers|
Eliminates provision that a teacher must be granted two days of approved paid leave to prepare the portfolio of student work required for na...
|DE||Signed into law 04/2009||Postsec.|
|Teach For America|
Enables the implementation of the Teach For America program and teacher residency programs on a state- wide basis by modifying the entry req...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2008||P-12|
Expands educational loan assumption program eligibility to include an applicant who agrees to teach on a part- time basis for a specified nu...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||Postsec.|
|Illinois Future Teacher Corps Program|
Requires the commission of higher education to allocate a minimum of 200 Illinois Future Teacher Corps Program scholarship awards each year ...
|NY||Vetoed 08/2007||P-12||Retired Police Personnel As New York Teachers|
Allows retired members of the New York city police pension fund to collect their pensions while providing teaching service in the city of Ne...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Teacher Homebuyer Assistance Act|
Creates the Teacher Homebuyer Assistance Act. Subject to appropriation, requires the Illinois Housing Development Authority to establish and...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Grow Your Own Teacher Education Act|
Amends the Grow Your Own Teacher Education Act regarding the definition of hard-to-staff school. Changes the term "target schools" to "eligi...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||High Needs Schools|
Allows National Board Certified Teachers who serve as mentors, literacy coaches, or in other instructional leadership positions at high need...
|HI||Became law without governor's signature 07/2007||P-12||Hawaii Educator Loan Program|
Amends eligibility requirements for the Hawaii educator loan program. Adds that loans will be awarded to teaching candidates as well as exis...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Tax Credit for Teachers Returning to Katrina-Struck Districts|
Provides for a $1,000 individual income tax credit in 2007 and 2008 for teachers re-employed by a school board in certain parishes which hav...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Additional Bonuses for National Board-Certified Teachers|
Provides an additional $5,000 bonus per year for each national board-certified teacher who teaches at:
(A) A school that is in res...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Amends Education Leadership Oklahoma Program|
Relates to the Education Leadership Oklahoma program; requires the Commission for Teacher Preparation to emphasize recruiting efforts towar...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||District Budget Reporting, Grant Fund for Licensed Education Personnel|
Revises provisions governing the inclusion of certain information in the biennial budget request for the state distributive school account f...
|MT||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Quality Educator Loan Assistance Program|
S.B. 2A (Teacher Recruitment)
Creates a quality educator loan assistance program administered by the board of regents through the office of the commissioner of higher edu...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Contract for Excellence|
S.B. 2107 - Part A, Section 12
Requires every district with at least one school currently identified as requiring academic progress or in need of improvement or in correct...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Science and Mathematics Tuition Reimbursement Program|
S.B. 2107 - Part B, Section 36
Creates science and mathematics tuition reimbursement program. Provides that of the amount appropriated for grants to schools for the 2007-2...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Potential Study on the Challenges of Rural Schools|
S.B. 1236 (Section 7)
Authorizes the Superintendent of Public Instruction to expend $100,000 of a state appropriation to conduct a study and develop plans that ad...
|IL||Adopted 02/2007||P-12||"Grow Your Own" Teacher Education Initiative|
23 IAC 60.20, .80, .90, .100
Clarifies rules regarding the "Grow Your Own" program. Amends definitions of "hard-to-staff school" and "hard-to-staff teaching position" to...
|GA||Adopted 01/2007||P-12||Title IIA Program Grant|
Establishes rules regarding the Title IIA Program Grant, which distributes funds for schools with a proven spending record of Title IIA fund...
|AZ||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12|
|Alternative Teacher Certification & Low-income Schools|
Relates to the alternative teacher development program for placing highly qualified teachers into low income schools; provides for a matchin...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Merit-Based Teacher Pay|
H.B. 2792 - Section 24 - 27
Rewrites section 284.11 (former "Pilot program for team-based variable pay for student achievement"). New section 284.11 encourages school ...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Teaching Shortages and Licensure/Revocation|
Directs the commissioner of education to annually convene a meeting of directors of Vermont educator preparation programs and representative...
|MO||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12|
|Urban Flight and Rural Needs Scholarship Program|
Creates the Urban Flight and Rural Needs Scholarship Program for scholarships for students entering teacher education programs who commit to...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Teaching Quality Assignment Disparities|
H.B. 7087 (Section 57)
The Legislature finds disparities between teachers assigned to teach in a majority of "A" graded schools and teachers assigned to teach in a...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Teacher Induction Program|
Establishes a comprehensive induction program in the State Department of Education for new teachers employed by hard-to-staff schools; requi...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12|
Allows the governing body of a school corporation or an accredited nonpublic school to hire an individual who is in the process of obtaining...
|The "Grow Your Own" Teacher Education Initiative|
23 IAC 60.10 thru 100
Establishes rules to implement the Grow Our Own Teacher Education Act. Allows consortia of at least one postsecondary institution, at least...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||State Retirement System|
Relates to the State Retirement System. Authorizes use of public monies in the purchase of any annuity or deferred compensation payments for...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Grow Our Own Teacher Education Act|
Creates the Grow Our Own Teacher Education Act. Establishes the Grow Our Own Teacher Education Initiative to prepare highly skilled, committ...
|AR||Signed into law 01/2004||P-12||Teacher Housing Fund|
Relates to the state teacher housing development act; provides for teachers who have demonstrated ability to successfully teach children in ...
|AL||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||State Board of Education|
Directs the State Board of Education to create a program for payments to teachers who agree to teach in underserved areas or subject matter ...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12|
Resolve No. 48., (LD 1802) Provides for legislative review of a chapter of law regarding targeted need certificates, a major substantive rul...
|MS||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Housing Loan Program for Teachers in Shortage Areas|
Deletes the automatic repealer on the State Employer Assisted Housing Loan Program for teachers in critical teacher shortage areas....
|CA||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||Recruitment|
Public school teachers who become National Board Certified are eligible for a one-time incentive award of $10,000. To be eligible for this a...