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Executive Session on HB 304, requiring school boards to adopt minimum alternative standards, on January 19 at 9:30 a.m.

The House Education Committee will hold an Executive Session on Thursday, January 19 at 9:30 a.m. in LOB 207. The bill would require school  boards to adopt academic standards that meet or exceed the standards adopted by the State Board of Education.

Executive Session on HB 207, prohibiting the DOE from requiring Common Core, on January 19 at 9:30 a.m.

The House Education Committee will hold an Executive Session on HB 207 on Thursday, January 19 at 9:30 a.m. in LOB 207. The bill prohibits the State Board of Education and the Department of Education from requiring that districts adopt the Common Core State Standards.

Hearing on HB 207, prohibiting the DOE from requiring implementation of Common Core, on Tuesday, January 17 at 11:20 a.m.

The House Education Committee will hold a public hearing on HB 207 at 11:20 a.m. at LOB 207. (more…)

Hearing on HB 304, requiring school boards to adopt minimum alternative standards, on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:45 a.m.

The House Education Committee will hold a public hearing on HB 304 on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:45 a.m. in LOB 207. (more…)

CACR 7 gives the legislature full control over education funding, standards, and accountability

Constitutional amendment CACR 7 gives the General Court full authority over public education, including the full discretion to define education standards, testing measures, and the amount of education funding each school receives.  (more…)

HB 304 requires school boards to adopt minimum alternative standards

HB 304 requires school boards to adopt academic standards that meet or exceed the standards adopted by the State Board of Education.  (more…)

LSR 171 prohibits the state from requiring schools implement Common Core standards

Title: “Prohibiting the state from requiring implementation of Common Core standards”

Sponsors: Kevin Avard (Dist. 12), Sharon Carson (Dist. 14), John Reagan (Dist. 17), David Murotake (Hills-32), Gary Daniels (Dist. 11)

HB 207 prohibits the implementation of Common Core

HB 207 prohibits the Department of Education and the State Board of Education from requiring that districts adopt the Common Core State Standards.  (more…)