SB 137
Requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a patriotic and civics training program for teachers
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LR Number:
0542S.02I
Last Action:
1/31/2023 - Hearing Conducted S Education and Workforce Development Committee
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2023

Current Bill Summary

SB 137 - This act requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a patriotic and civics training program for teachers based upon the Constitution of the United States, American history, and American institutions. The Department may identify and collaborate with local, state, and national civics education organizations and projects in developing and providing the training program. Each teacher that completes the program shall receive a one-time bonus of $3,000.

This act is substantially similar to SB 1175 (2022) and HB 2902 (2022).

OLIVIA SHANNON

Amendments

No Amendments Found.