Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson (R) on February 1, 2017
To require school districts to give students credit toward state graduation requirements for spending at least four hours per week of getting work experience or in an internship. The credit would equal to that granted for taking one “traditional course” (which is not defined). Students would be excused from one hour of instructional time for each day they work or intern. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on February 1, 2017