SB 13 (BR 481) - K. Winters
AN ACT relating to education performance incentives and making an appropriation therefor.
Create a new section of KRS 158.845 to 158.849 to establish performance awards to teachers, based on student achievement on Advanced Placement tests or International Baccalaureate tests in advanced science and mathematics, beginning no later than the 2012-2013 academic year; require that the Kentucky Department of Education distribute the awards; provide that if funds in the science and mathematics fund are insufficient for making the required awards that the expenditure to make awards shall be considered a necessary government expense; amend KRS 158.847 to authorize use of the science and mathematics advancement fund for monetary awards to teachers; APPROPRIATION.
Jan 4-introduced in Senate; to Education (S); taken from Education (S); 1st reading; returned to Education (S)
Jan 5-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules Education (S); posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 6, 2011
Jan 6-3rd reading, passed 23-14-1
Jan 7-received in House
Feb 1-to Education (H)