HR 1482

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1482

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants for recruiting, training, and retaining individuals, with a preference for individuals from underrepresented groups, as teachers at public elementary and secondary schools, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 12, 2011

Mrs. DAVIS of California (for herself, Ms. NORTON, Mr. HINOJOSA, Mr. GRIJALVA, and Mr. FILNER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants for recruiting, training, and retaining individuals, with a preference for individuals from underrepresented groups, as teachers at public elementary and secondary schools, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS AND PURPOSES.

SEC. 3. RECRUITMENT, TRAINING, AND RETENTION OF TEACHERS, INCLUDING TEACHERS FROM UNDERREPRESENTED GROUPS.

`PART E--RECRUITMENT, TRAINING, AND RETENTION OF TEACHERS, INCLUDING TEACHERS FROM UNDERREPRESENTED GROUPS

`SEC. 2501. GRANT PROGRAM.

`SEC. 2502. REPORTS TO SECRETARY.

`SEC. 2503. BEST PRACTICES INFORMATION CLEARINGHOUSE.

`SEC. 2504. DEFINITIONS.

`SEC. 2505. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

`Part E--Recruitment, Training, and Retention of Teachers, Including Teachers From Underrepresented Groups

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