Senate Committee on Education
May 22, 2014
Upon Adjournment
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised May 21, 2014, 6:19 pm *
Revision Notes: ADDED: HB 968, HB 1068, HB 1283

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 15, 2014 MFP

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 HCR21DIXONSTUDENT/TUITION - Requests that the Board of Regents study the feasibility of implementing a college tuition program that would allow students to pay tuition after leaving college
 HB733JACKSONCURRICULA - Requires instruction on child assault awareness and prevention in public schools (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB953LEGERSTUDENT/STANDARDS - Provides for the collection, sharing, and use of student assessment results and information by the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
 HB968LEGERSTUDENTS - Provides relative to dropout prevention and recovery
 HB988SCHRODERSTUDENT/STANDARDS - Permits public school governing authorities to develop and implement curriculum, content, and methodology in lieu of that recommended by the state Dept. of Education or the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB1015SCHRODEREDUCATION/SPECIAL - Provides for determinations for grade level promotion of certain students with exceptionalities regarding performance on state tests and provides for calculations of school performance scores relative to such students
 HB1068P.SMITHSEX EDUCATION - Requires certain state agencies to meet biannually to discuss and make recommendations in an effort to reduce teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases
 HB1076SCHRODERSTUDENTS - Provides for limitations and prohibitions on the collection and sharing of student information and provides penalties for violations (EN +$651,000 SD EX See Note)
 HB1115THOMPSONSTUDENT/LOANS-SCHOLARSHP - Provides relative to high school graduation requirements and Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS) core curriculum requirements (EN NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB1129THIERRYTEACHERS - Provides relative to professional development for teachers (RE SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB1199SCHRODEREDUCATION - Provides relative to parents' access to information about schools and instructional materials used by schools
 HB1277THOMPSONTEACHERS - Provides relative to teacher tenure and the removal of teachers
 HB1283IVEYSTUDENTS - Provides relative to transfers of student information by education agencies and the state Department of Education (EN NO IMPACT See Note)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE