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Teachers and Teacher Preparation Programs - Research-Based Reading Instruction

Sponsored by:

Delegate Stein


In the House - Referred to interim study by Ways and Means

Synopsis:Requiring the Professional Standards and Teacher Education Board, on or before January 1, 2019, to require a candidate for a certificate to teach specified students to pass a test of research-based reading instruction; requiring the Board and the State Board of Education jointly to set the passing score for the test, subject to a specified condition; requiring the Board and the State Board jointly to set standards for the delivery of research-based reading instruction by teacher preparation programs in the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Stein
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Continuing Education -see also- Job Training
Education, State Board of
Statutes:Article - Education
(6-704.2, 6-709)

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November 28, 2017 1:07 P.M.