LRB093 05403 NHT 05493 b

 1        AN ACT in relation to education.

 2        Be  it  enacted  by  the People of the State of Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section 5.   The  School  Code  is  amended  by  changing
 5    Section 21-2b as follows:

 6        (105 ILCS 5/21-2b) (from Ch. 122, par. 21-2b)
 7        Sec.  21-2b.   Teacher  education  program  entrance.  In
 8    consultation with the State Teacher Certification  Board  the
 9    State  Board of Education shall develop procedures that which
10    ensure that all students entering approved teacher  education
11    programs  are proficient in the areas of reading, mathematics
12    and language arts.  Each institution of higher learning shall
13    submit to the State Teacher Certification Board a  plan  that
14    which  sets  forth  procedures  for  implementation  of  this
15    Section.
16    (Source: P.A. 84-126.)