as introduced - 89th Legislature (2015 - 2016) Posted on 03/10/2015 05:37pm
A bill for an act
relating to education finance; providing for teacher development and evaluation
revenue for educational cooperatives and education districts; amending Laws
2014, chapter 312, article 16, section 15.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 16, section 15, is amended to read:
(a) For fiscal year 2015 only, teacher development and evaluation revenue for a
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charter school that does not have an alternative professional pay system agreement under
Minnesota Statutes, section 122A.414, subdivision 2, equals $302 times the number of
full-time equivalent teachers employed on October 1 of the previous school year. Revenue
under this section must be reserved for teacher development and evaluation activities
consistent with Minnesota Statutes, section 122A.40, subdivision 8, or Minnesota Statutes,
section 122A.41, subdivision 5. For the purposes of this section, "teacher" has the
meaning given it in Minnesota Statutes, section 122A.40, subdivision 1, or Minnesota
Statutes, section 122A.41, subdivision 1.
(b) Notwithstanding paragraph (a), the state total teacher development and evaluation
revenue entitlement must not exceed $10,000,000 for fiscal year 2015. The commissioner
must limit the amount of revenue under this section so as not to exceed this limit.
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