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2012 Senate Bill 998: Recognize in statute that college isn’t for everyone
Introduced by Sen. Howard Walker R-Traverse City on March 1, 2012
To add the following statement to the state school code: “It is the role of parents and legal guardians and pupils to determine the best postsecondary educational opportunity to fit . . . the individual pupil. All postsecondary educational opportunities, including internships, apprenticeships, 2-year degrees, 4-year degrees, and advanced degrees should be considered depending on the career sought by the pupil.” In other words, to explicitly recognize in statute that college is not for everyone.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Insurance Committee on March 1, 2012