SCHCD-SYSTEMIC INITIATIVE PROG
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the School Code. Provides that the State Board of
Education is to establish and assist in the coordination of a Systemic
Math, Science, and Technology Improvement Program to be implemented in
an urban area school district or school districts in the metro-east
area of southwestern Illinois. Provides that the demonstration
project is to parallel the National Science Foundation Systemic
Initiative as operated in the Chicago public school system. Provides
that the State Board of Education is to endeavor to create a linkage
between the demonstration project and the Chicago program under which
teachers identified by the latter program may provide support and
assistance to the demonstration project to facilitate development of
the project as a program that will qualify for National Science
Foundation or other federal funding as part of an Illinois Systemic
Initiative Program. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Education)
Annual cost to SBE for professional staff and support would be
$300,000. Annual costs to participating districts is unknown.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (SBE)
No change from SBE fiscal note.
STATE DEBT IMPACT NOTE
HB 2077 would not have an impact on the level of State debt.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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