Senate Committee on Education
May 22, 2013
1:00 pm
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 15, 2013

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR68CROWEEDUCATION DEPARTMENT - Requests BESE and the Department of Education to withdraw from the Common Core State Standards Initiative and cease all activities related to implementation of such standards.
 SR106THOMPSONEDUCATION DEPARTMENT - To urge and request the Department of Education and the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to expand and enhance oral health care education in Louisiana public schools.
 HCR30S.CARTERSCHOOLS/CHARTER - Requests that the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education study the feasibility and advisability of pursuing a residential charter school model in La.
 HCR128T.BURNSBESE - Requests that the State Bd. of Elementary and Secondary Education study issues related to allowing students to carry a Global Positioning System (GPS) tracking device at school
 HB115JAMESSCHOOLS/DISTRICTS - Provides for parent petitions relative to the transfer of certain schools from the Recovery School District back to the local school system (RE1 SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB160REYNOLDSTEACHERS/EVALUATION - Delays implementation of certain teacher evaluation program requirements relative to termination proceedings and restricts use of evaluation results
 HB242S.CARTERSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Authorizes the state superintendent of education to make certain adjustments to the Student Scholarships for Educational Excellence Program accountability system
 HB343J.EDWARDSSTUDENT/ASSESSMENT - Prohibits certain public high school students from being administered tests pursuant to La. Educational Assessment Program or the La. school and district accountability system with certain exceptions
 HB368NORTONSCHOOLS - Provides relative to school crisis management and response plans and school resource officers (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB466HAVARDEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Provides relative to the assignment of performance-based letter grades to public schools and school districts (EG SEE FISC NOTE EX)
 HB618LEOPOLDSCHOOLS/EMPLOYEES - Provides relative to salary supplements for public school educational diagnosticians (EN INCREASE FF EX See Note)
 HB650S.CARTERGOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION - Provides relative to the organization of the state Department of Education (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB671FOILSTUDENT/TUITION - Authorizes each public postsecondary education management board to impose additional tuition and fees for certain programs and purposes (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE