HB0657 (CH0273)

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Education - Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Assessments - Administration

Sponsored by:

Delegate Shoemaker


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 273

Synopsis:Requiring a statewide kindergarten assessment to be limited to a representative sample of kindergarten students from within each local school system in the State, subject to a specified exception; authorizing a specified kindergarten assessment to evaluate specified skills; authorizing specified county boards of education and specified principals and teachers to administer a specified statewide kindergarten assessment if the assessment is completed by October 1 and the aggregate results are returned within 45 days; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Shoemaker, Buckel, Ebersole, Hornberger, Luedtke, Platt, Reilly, Rose, Simonaire, Tarlau, M. Washington, Afzali, and Metzgar
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0794
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Collective Bargaining
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Statutes:Article - Education

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October 24, 2017 5:01 P.M.