Senator Friedman has sponsored the following bills relative to education in the 2019-2020 legislative session:

S287 An Act to improve the excellence to teaching programs

  • Summary: Under Massachusetts General Law Chapter 15A, section 19A, there currently exists a student loan repayment program known as the Attracting Excellence to Teaching program. This bill would extend the program’s loan repayment period from 48 months to 96 months.

S288 An Act relative to affordable and accessible high quality early education and care

  • Summary: This bill concerns access to affordable, quality early education and child care, including care during non-standard work hours, in the Commonwealth.