Bill Number: H.B. 2520
Allen S Floor Amendment
Second Regular Session H.B. 2520
ALLEN S FLOOR AMENDMENT
SENATE AMENDMENTS TO H.B. 2520
(Reference to EDUCATION Committee amendment)
Page 1, strike line 1, insert:
"Page 1, strike lines 2 through 44
Strike pages 2 through 10
Page 11, strike lines 1 through 27
Renumber to conform"
Page 2, line 20, after "instruction" insert a period
Between lines 26 and 27, insert:
"After line 28, insert:
"Sec. 7. Rules for certification for common school instruction
Notwithstanding section 15‑203, Arizona Revised Statutes, the state board of education shall adopt rules that require applicants for all certificates for common school instruction to complete, from a public or private provider, a minimum of forty‑five classroom hours or three college‑level credit hours, or the equivalent, in both research‑based:
1. Systemic phonics instruction.
2. Reading instruction, including training on assessments, instructional practices and interventions to improve student reading proficiency.""
Amend title to conform