Maintain and Expand Gifted and Talented Students, Establish Weight $14.3 Million
Maintains the current $10 million and
appropriates an additional $4.3 million in the State General Fund over the
biennium to expand services to students qualifying for the Gifted and Talented
Program (GATE). Only students who have been identified and served through State-approved assessment/processes are eligible.In the second year of the biennium, with
additional resources added, the funding will be expressed as a uniform “weight”
and allocated on a per-pupil basis (NRS 387.121).