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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Title 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 6. EDUCATION PROGRAMS—STATE MASTER PLANS [8006 - 9004]

  ( Part 6 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 1. Career Technical Education [8006 - 8155]

  ( Heading of Chapter 1 amended by Stats. 2008, Ch. 179, Sec. 37. )

ARTICLE 5. Career Technical Education Contracts [8090 - 8093]
  ( Heading of Article 5 amended by Stats. 2000, Ch. 1058, Sec. 4. )

8090.
  

Any state agency, including but not limited to school districts, and any community organization organized pursuant to the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 (P.L. 452, 88th Congress (78 Stat. 508)) or any other similar training or retraining program authorized by the federal or state governments, may enter into contracts with private business, trade and technical schools to provide training and retraining programs when such private business, trade and technical schools have facilities available to provide such training and retraining. The attendance of pupils in courses of a private school pursuant to a contract authorized by this section shall not be counted for reporting to the Department of Education for the purpose of receiving apportionments from the State School Fund unless such contract also meets the requirements of Section 8092.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

8091.
  

Any state agency, including but not limited to local school districts, community college districts and any community organization organized pursuant to the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 (Public Law 452, 88th Congress (78 Stat. 508)) or any other similar training or retraining program authorized by the federal or state governments, may use any federal, state, local, or private funds to provide training or retraining programs operated by private business, trade and technical schools.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

8092.
  

(a) A school district or districts, a county superintendent or superintendents, or the governing body of any agency maintaining a regional occupational center or program may contract with a private postsecondary school that is authorized or approved pursuant to Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 94300) of Part 59 and that has been in operation not less than two full calendar years prior to the effective date of the contract, to provide career technical skill training authorized by this code. A school district, community college district, or county superintendent of schools may contract with an activity center, work activity center, or sheltered workshop to provide career technical skill training authorized by this code in an adult education program for adults with disabilities operated pursuant to subdivision (a) of Section 41976.

(b) A contract between a public entity and a private postsecondary school entered into pursuant to this section, or an activity center, work activity center, or sheltered workshop, shall do all of the following:

(1) Provide that the amount contracted for per student shall not exceed the total direct and indirect costs to provide the same training in the public schools or the tuition the private postsecondary school charges its private students, whichever is lower.

(2) Provide that the public school receiving training in a private postsecondary school, or an activity center, work activity center, or sheltered workshop pursuant to that contract may not be charged additional tuition for any training included in the contract. The attendance of those students pursuant to a contract authorized by this section shall be credited to the public entity for the purposes of apportionments from the State School Fund.

(3) Provide that all programs, courses, and classes of instruction shall meet the standards set forth in the California State Plan for Career Technical Education, or is a course of study for adult schools approved by the department under Section 51056.

(c) The students who attend a private postsecondary school or an activity center, work activity center, or sheltered workshop pursuant to a contract under this section shall be enrollees of the public entity and the career technical instruction provided pursuant to that contract shall be under the exclusive control and management of the governing body of the contracting public entity.

(d) The Department of Finance and the State Department of Education may audit the accounts of both the public entity and the private party involved in these contracts to the extent necessary to ensure the integrity of the public funds involved.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 677, Sec. 4. Effective October 7, 2005.)

8092.5.
  

(a) A community college district may contract with a public or private postsecondary educational institution in a neighboring state that borders on the district boundary to provide career technical skill training for district students authorized by this code. The contracts shall meet the requirements of Section 8092 and shall meet the general intent of Chapter 7 (commencing with Section 94700) of Part 59.

(b) This section shall become operative on January 1, 1997.

(Amended by Stats. 2000, Ch. 1058, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 2001.)

8093.
  

The provisions of Article 3 (commencing with Section 39140) of Chapter 2 of Part 23 of Division 3 of Title 2, or Article 7 (commencing with Section 81130) of Chapter 1 of Part 49 of Division 7 of Title 3 shall not apply to any building which is used by a private postsecondary school for purposes of providing career technical skill training for pupils pursuant to a contract under Section 8092 entered into by a public school entity and a private educational institution; provided that all of the following requirements are met:

(a) The building is not owned, leased, rented, or being purchased by, nor situated on property owned or being purchased by, a public school entity.

(b) The only public school purpose for which that building is used is pursuant to a contract entered into pursuant to Section 8092.

(c) The building is not reconstructed, altered, or added to by a public school entity at a cost exceeding ten thousand dollars ($10,000).

(Amended by Stats. 2000, Ch. 1058, Sec. 7. Effective January 1, 2001.)

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