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70619811 - Creative Challenge Index
Data Current as of:  8/19/2015

Account Description FY2015
7061-9811 Creative Challenge Index
For the implementation of the recommendations of the commission to develop an index of creative and innovative education established in section 181 of chapter 240 of the acts of 2010 and for the planning and design of a creative and innovative education index to measure how well schools develop and sustain student creativity; provided, that funds shall be expended to provide management oversight of the implementation of the recommendations of the report of the creative and innovative education commission and for establishing online forums for commentary, discussion and review of the plan and design of the index by interested parties, including teachers, high-tech business leaders, education leaders, creativity experts and the public; and provided further, that the commission may pursue opportunities for matching funds
200,000 200,000

Veto Explanation:   I am vetoing this item because it is not consistent with my House 1 recommendation.