August 6, 1999:
Governor John G. Rowland called for plan to ensure that Connecticutís schools and libraries are prepared to meet the computer and information technology needs of the 21st Century. The Governor charged Lt. Governor M. Jodi Rell with making recommendations for inclusion in the Governorís Budget package for the 2000 legislative session.
November 29, 1999:Lt. Governor M. Jodi Rell formally submits to Governor John Rowland the results of her three-month study on computer readiness in Connecticutís schools and libraries.
The Lt. Governorís report makes nineteen recommendations to ensure Connecticutís students and teachers are prepared to meet the information technology needs of the next century. Among them is the creation of the Connecticut Commission on Education Technology.
June 1, 2000:
Governor John Rowland signs Bill 5737 into law (becomes Public Act 00-187): http://www.state.ct.us/governor/bills/00no15.doc.
August 22, 2000:
Lt. Governor M. Jodi Rell convenes first meeting of the Connecticut Commission for Educational Technology.
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