Teachers; joint subcommittee to study shortage in State. (HJ170)

Introduced By

Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Study; Shortage of classroom teachers in Virginia. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study the shortage of classroom teachers in Virginia. In conducting its study, the joint subcommittee shall consider, among other things, (i) factors affecting teacher recruitment and retention in Virginia; (ii) effective teacher retention initiatives in other states; (iii) ways in which conditions of employment in Virginia public schools might be enhanced to promote teacher retention; (iv) the work and recommendations of recent legislative and executive branch studies addressing teacher shortage and employment issues; and (v) such other related issues as it deems appropriate. The joint subcommittee must report its findings and recommendations to the 2009 General Assembly and submit its final findings and recommendations to the 2010 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2008Committee
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084548564
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2008Left in Rules

Comments

VA A., tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

VEA Initiated