3301.21 State action for education leadership fund.

There is hereby created in the state treasury the state action for education leadership fund. Money received by the department of education from the Wallace foundation shall be deposited into the fund. All investment earnings of the fund shall be credited to the fund. The department shall use the money in the fund for the following purposes:

(A) To develop leadership training programs for the big eight school districts, as defined in section 3314.02 of the Revised Code;

(B) To target training to teacher-leaders, principals, and union leaders;

(C) To increase administrators' and teachers' skills in using student assessment data to improve instructional decisions;

(D) To align district and building budget allocations with student performance data.

Effective Date: 05-06-2005.