(a) There is hereby established the Teaching Intern Program within the California Work-Study Program, whereby work-study funding shall be available, subject to funds being appropriated for that purpose, to offer tutorial instruction to pupils in various pupil outreach activities. The pupil outreach activities may include, but need not be limited to, tutoring in core courses, pupil mentoring, curriculum development, and academic counseling during or after regular school hours.
(b) Any program that utilizes college students to tutor pupils and receives funding pursuant to this section, shall use the funding to increase the number of college students participating in the program.
(c) This section shall become operative only if an appropriation is made for its purposes in the Budget Act of 1998.
(Added by Stats. 1998, Ch. 546, Sec. 2.)