Florida Senate - 2020 CS for SB 1750
By the Committee on Education; and Senator Montford
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to high school graduation
3 requirements; amending s. 1003.4282, F.S.; revising
4 the credit requirements to earn a standard high school
5 diploma to include career and technical education
6 rather than practical arts; specifying that eligible
7 courses are identified in the Course Code Directory;
8 providing an effective date.
10 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
12 Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subsection (3) of section
13 1003.4282, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
14 1003.4282 Requirements for a standard high school diploma.—
15 (3) STANDARD HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA; COURSE AND ASSESSMENT
17 (e) One credit in fine or performing arts, speech and
18 debate, or career and technical education (CTE)
19 The practical arts course must incorporate artistic content and
20 techniques of creativity, interpretation, and imagination.
21 Eligible CTE practical arts courses are identified in the Course
22 Code Directory.
23 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020.