VA HB1643 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 27 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-11-27 - Referred to Committee on Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Teacher licensure; endorsement; Montessori method. Requires the Board of Education to provide for licensure of teachers with an endorsement in the Montessori method of education. The bill requires the Board of Education, in establishing the requirements for such endorsement, to require, at a minimum, (i) a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, (ii) graduation from a teacher education program affiliated with the American Montessori Society or receipt of a certificate from the Association Montessori Internationale, and (iii) employment by a school board in a teaching position for which the Montessori method endorsed by the American Montessori Society or the Association Montessori Internationale is the primary method of instruction.

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Title

Teacher licensure; endorsement, Montessori method.

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-11-27HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2018-11-27HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100752D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221298.6(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


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