2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 252
Education; teachers; maximum class size; maximum number of students in the middle school grades
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to provide that compliance with maximum class requirements shall be measured for each teacher and to prohibit averaging class sizes for a program or grade; to exempt the middle grades program and the middle school program from provisions allowing classes larger than the funding class sizes and provisions for phasing in maximum class size requirements; to provide a specific maximum number of students daily for each teacher who teaches five academic classes daily in the middle grades program or the middle school program; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/27/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/26/2001 - Senate Hopper