A district that has a family connections program, according to sections 124D.24 to 124D.29, for one or more of its teachers is eligible for aid to extend the teaching contract of a family connections teacher.
A district with an approved plan shall receive $30 per pupil served at the school site with the family connections program. The district must provide a match of $15 per pupil served at the school site with the family connections program.
The commissioner may approve plans and applications for districts throughout the state for family connections aid. The commissioner shall establish application procedures and deadlines.
Family connections aid may be used only to implement a family connections program.