HR 1951

112th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 1951

To award planning grants and implementation grants to State educational agencies to enable the State educational agencies to complete comprehensive planning to carry out activities designed to integrate engineering education into K-12 instruction and curriculum and to provide evaluation grants to measure efficacy of K-12 engineering education.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 23, 2011

Mr. TONKO (for himself, Mr. HINCHEY, Mr. WU, Mr. CAPUANO, Ms. FUDGE, and Mr. CONNOLLY of Virginia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To award planning grants and implementation grants to State educational agencies to enable the State educational agencies to complete comprehensive planning to carry out activities designed to integrate engineering education into K-12 instruction and curriculum and to provide evaluation grants to measure efficacy of K-12 engineering education.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 4. PLANNING GRANTS.

(aa) increasing understanding of engineering;

(bb) increasing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics career aspirations;

(cc) increasing technology and engineering literacy skills; and

(dd) increasing student achievement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics subjects for all students.

(aa) increasing understanding of engineering;

(bb) increasing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics career aspirations;

(cc) increasing technology and engineering literacy skills; and

(dd) increasing student achievement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics subjects.

SEC. 5. IMPLEMENTATION GRANTS.

SEC. 6. RESEARCH AND EVALUATIONS.

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