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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 Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 12:45 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 the certain school years; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Kagan, Klausmeier, Mathias, Ready, Reilly, Serafini, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0350
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  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
(12-118, 7-125)

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May 11, 2018 2:04 P.M.