Introduced by Rep. William Sowerby D-Clinton Township on March 23, 2021
To mandate that parents send their five year olds to kindergarten, and revise the public school funding formula to pay school districts the same per student amount for a year of kindergarten as a year of primary and secondary school instruction. Provisions that permit homeschooling and non-public school options in other grades would apply to kindergarten also. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Education Committee on March 23, 2021