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H.R.3243: Supporting Teachers and Enhancing Manufacturing (STEM) Jobs Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about education
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Sponsor Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn.
Total Cosponsors 9 (All Democrats)
Introduced Oct. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 22, 2014
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Bill Summary

Supporting Teachers and Enhancing Manufacturing (STEM) Jobs Act of 2013 - Amends the National Science Foundation Authorization Act of 2002 to require the Director of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to establish, as part of the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program, a program awarding grants to partnerships between high-need local educational agencies (LEAs), their public schools, and institutions of higher education (IHEs) to provide fellowships to:

  • science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) professionals (NSF Teaching Fellows) who are enrolled, in the fellowship's first year, in a master's degree program leading to teacher certification or licensing; and
  • mathematics and science elementary and secondary school teachers (NSF Master Teaching Fellows) who have a master's degree in their field or possess the potential to become highly effective mathematics and science teachers and leaders in their respective schools.

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(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 22, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education.
Dec. 13, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
Oct. 4, 2013 Referred to House Science, Space, and Technology
Oct. 4, 2013 Referred to House Education and the Workforce