Bill Text: NY A06862 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Credits time spent as a teaching assistant towards teacher certification.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-22 - referred to education [A06862 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A06862-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     March 22, 2019
        Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Education
        AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to working as a  teaching
          assistant accruing time towards certification
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 3006 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
     2  new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
     3    4.  Where  teaching  experience  is  required  to  receive or maintain
     4  certification the commissioner shall credit  experience  as  a  teaching
     5  assistant towards such requirement.
     6    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.