S.Con.Res.30 - A concurrent resolution to endorse the national certification of teachers in elementary and secondary education in the United States.100th Congress (1987-1988)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Baucus, Max [D-MT] (Introduced 03/12/1987)|
|Committees:||Senate - Labor and Human Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/18/1987 Referred to Subcommittee on Education, Arts, Humanities. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.30 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/12/1987)
Expresses the sense of the Congress that: (1) an independent, professionally controlled, nonprofit National Board for Professional Teaching Standards should be established for teacher certification in elementary and secondary education; (2) the certification process and assessments associated with it should meet specified recommended standards; and (3) the States should decide whether to require certification for teaching licensure purposes.
Encourages the States to: (1) recognize such certification process through teacher incentives; (2) consider the incorporation of Board standards in the teacher licensure process; and (3) broaden the scope of the certification process to include other education professionals.