SB0407

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Education - Education Accountability Program - Limits on Testing

Sponsored by:

Senator Manno

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring the State Board of Education to adopt regulations limiting the amount of time in the aggregate that may be devoted to federal, State, and locally mandated tests for each grade to 2% of the specified minimum required annual instructional hours; and prohibiting time devoted to teacher-selected classroom quizzes and exams, portfolio reviews, or performance assessments from being counted toward the specified testing time limits.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Manno, Feldman, Guzzone, Kagan, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Mathias, Peters, Ramirez, Raskin, Salling, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0141
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Education, State Board of
Examinations
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Time
Statutes:Article - Education
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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.