Hearing on SB 437, adding eligibility requirements to the Robotics Education Fund grant program, on February 6

The Senate Education Committee will hold a public hearing on SB 437 on Tuesday, February 6 at 9:15 a.m. The bill requires grantee schools to implement Change the Equation curriculum. It also allows the Department of Education to administer additional grants if there are additional funds after all initial grant requests have been met. Continue reading Hearing on SB 437, adding eligibility requirements to the Robotics Education Fund grant program, on February 6

Hearing on SB 435, requiring the State Board to adopt rules for granting credit for alternative programs, on February 6

The Senate Education Committee will hold a public hearing on SB 435 on Tuesday, February 6 at 9 a.m. in LOB 103. The bill requires the State Board of Education to adopt rules for approving alternative programs for granting credits leading to graduation. It also gives some responsibility of decisions regarding curriculum, course offerings, and methods of instruction to the Department of Education (italics are … Continue reading Hearing on SB 435, requiring the State Board to adopt rules for granting credit for alternative programs, on February 6