OLR Bill Analysis

HB 5911

AN ACT CONCERNING THE TEACHING OF GIFTED AND TALENTED CHILDREN.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires all teacher preparation programs that lead to professional certification to instruct participants in how to provide services to gifted and talented children. This instruction must be added to the program curriculum area that addresses special education and related services.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2013

COMMITTEE ACTION

Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

20

Nay

0

(03/26/2013)