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H.94

Introduced by   Representatives LaVoie of Swanton, Dunsmore of Georgia, Endres of Milton, Kilmartin of Newport City and Klein of East Montpelier

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Education; minimum course of study; civics

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to require teaching of civics in high school and to direct the state board of education to adopt standards for a civics curriculum.

AN ACT RELATING TO MANDATORY TEACHING OF CIVICS IN HIGH SCHOOL

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1.  16 V.S.A. § 906(c) is added to read:

(c)  For purposes of this title, the minimum course of study also includes a civics curriculum which meets standards adopted by the state board and which shall be provided to pupils at least once in grades 9-12. 



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The Vermont General Assembly
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Montpelier, Vermont


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