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Testing Teacher Candidates: The Role of Licensure Tests in Improving Teacher Quality
Appendix A Public Law 105–244 105th Congress
To extend the authorization of programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. ≪NOTE: Oct. 7, 1998—[H.R. 6]≫
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, ≪NOTE: Higher Education Amendments of 1998. Grants. Inter-governmental relations. Loans.≫
Section on Title II—Teacher Quality
TITLE II—TEACHER QUALITY
SEC. 201. TEACHER QUALITY ENHANCEMENT GRANTS.
The Act is amended by inserting after title I (20 U.S.C. 1001 et seq.) the following:
TITLE II—TEACHER QUALITY ENHANCEMENT GRANTS FOR STATES AND PARTNERSHIPS
SEC. 201. PURPOSES; DEFINITIONS. ≪NOTE: 20 USC 1021.≫
(a) Purposes.—The purposes of this title are to—
(1) improve student achievement;
(2) improve the quality of the current and future teaching force by