Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 7020
Session Year 2015
AN ACT CONCERNING EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS AND INITIATIVES.
To require the Department of Education to assist in the implementation of the kindergarten assessment tool, to authorize early childhood education credits earned at an out-of-state institution of higher education that is regionally accredited and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children to count towards the staff qualifications requirements for the purposes of school readiness program staffing, to require preschool programs offered by magnet schools and charter schools to be accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, to require the Office of Early Childhood to provide funding to local and regional early childhood councils and to require the Office of Early Childhood to develop a plan regarding the implementation of the staff qualifications requirements for staff members of early childhood education programs.
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Co-sponsors of HB-7020
Rep. David Zoni, 81st Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Sen. Mae Flexer, 29th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Rep. Charles J. Ferraro, 117th Dist.
Rep. Kevin Ryan, 139th Dist.
Rep. Minnie Gonzalez, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Jay M. Case, 63rd Dist.
Rep. Mitch Bolinsky, 106th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Terry B. Adams, 146th Dist.
Sen. Beth Bye, 5th Dist.
Sen. Carlo Leone, 27th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Marilyn Moore, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Paul R. Doyle, 9th Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.
Sen. Andrew M. Maynard, 18th Dist.
Sen. Eric D. Coleman, 2nd Dist.
Sen. Terry B. Gerratana, 6th Dist.
Rep. Kim Rose, 118th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.