(A)an individual with substantial, demonstrable career experience, including a highly qualified paraprofessional; or
(B)an individual who is a graduate of an institution of higher education who—
(i)has graduated not more than 3 years before applying to an eligible entity to teach under this division; and
(ii)in the case of an individual wishing to teach in a secondary school, has completed an academic major (or courses totaling an equivalent number of credit hours) in the academic subject that the individual will teach.
(2) High-need local educational agency
The term “high-need local educational agency” has the meaning given the term in section
6602 of this title.
(3) High-need school
The term “high-need school” means a school that—
(A)is located in an area in which the percentage of students from families with incomes below the poverty line is 30 percent or more; or
(i)is located in an area with a high percentage of out-of-field teachers, as defined in section
6602 of this title;
(ii)is within the top quartile of elementary schools and secondary schools statewide, as ranked by the number of unfilled, available teacher positions at the schools;
(iii)is located in an area in which there is a high teacher turnover rate; or
(iv)is located in an area in which there is a high percentage of teachers who are not certified or licensed.
The table below lists the classification updates, since Jan. 3, 2012, for this section. Updates to a broader range of sections may be found at the update page for containing chapter, title, etc.
The most recent Classification Table update that we have noticed was Tuesday, August 13, 2013
An empty table indicates that we see no relevant changes listed in the classification tables. If you suspect that our system may be missing something, please double-check with the Office of the Law Revision Counsel.