Honorable Kent Grusendorf, Chair, House Committee on Public Education
John Keel, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB1206 by Dukes (Relating to the establishment of a Higher Education Is In Your Future week in certain public schools.), As Introduced
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would require each middle school, junior high, high school, and open enrollment charter school serving students in similar grade levels to designate one week during the school year as Higher Education is in Your Future Week.During the week designated, schools would be required to promote the importance of higher education and provide students with comprehensive, grade-appropriate information regarding the pursuit of higher education.The bill provides specific criteria that must be addressed by the information presented.
Local Government Impact
No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.