As used in this article:
(a) "Center" means a professional development and program improvement center which is a school designated as such upon application of a school district by the State Board of Education. It is a school in which a program under either Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, the Miller-Unruh Basic Reading Act (Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 54100) of Part 29 of Division 4 of this title), the Educationally Disadvantaged Youth Programs (Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 54000) of Part 29 of Division 4 of this title), or the Early Childhood Education Program (Article 10 (commencing with Section 49530) of Chapter 9 of Part 27 of Division 4 of this title) is in operation.
(b) "Satellite school" means any other school or schools in the district designated as such by the district and approved by the State Board of Education. Satellite schools shall be named in accordance with the priority measures established by Section 44636.
(c) "Program" means a professional development and program improvement center program established pursuant to this article.
(d) "Joint program" shall mean a program undertaken through joint agreement by two or more school districts or county superintendents of schools joined together for the purpose of providing in-service training to administrators and teachers teaching kindergarten and grades 1 through 12.
(Amended by Stats. 1981, Ch. 1136, Sec. 5.)
Education Code 44636
Education Code 49530
Education Code 54000
Education Code 54100