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2018 Regular Session



Achieving Computer Science Collaborations for Employing Students Statewide (ACCESS) Act of 2018

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In the House - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the State Board of Education to develop and adopt content standards for computer science education in kindergarten through grade 12 by November 30, 2018; requiring the State Board to consult with certain persons in developing certain standards; requiring the State Department of Education to develop a certain implementation plan; requiring high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools to offer certain computer science courses, education, or curricula beginning in certain school years; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Adams, Afzali, Anderton, Arentz, Aumann, Beitzel, Buckel, Carozza, Cassilly, Ciliberti, Clark, Cluster, Corderman, Fisher, Flanagan, Folden, Ghrist, Glass, Grammer, Hornberger, S. Howard, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kipke, Kittleman, Krebs, Long, Malone, Mautz, McComas, McKay, Metzgar, Miele, Morgan, Otto, Reilly, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Szeliga, Vogt, West, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0300
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Curriculum
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Local Government Mandates
Public Schools
State Universities and Colleges
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education
(12-307, 7-125)

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May 11, 2018 2:04 P.M.