Section 231.096, Florida Statutes 2001
231.096 Teacher teaching out-of-field; assistance.--Each district school board shall adopt and implement a plan to assist any teacher teaching out-of-field, and priority consideration in professional development activities shall be given to teachers who are teaching out-of-field. The district school board shall require that such teachers participate in a certification or staff development program designed to provide the teacher with the competencies required for the assigned duties. The board-approved assistance plan must include duties of administrative personnel and other instructional personnel to provide students with high-quality instructional services. Each district school board shall contact its regional workforce board, created pursuant to s. 445.007, to identify resources that may assist teachers who are teaching out-of-field and who are pursuing certification.
History.--s. 17, ch. 86-225; s. 7, ch. 90-288; s. 2, ch. 98-281; s. 51, ch. 99-398; s. 15, ch. 2000-301; s. 6, ch. 2001-47.