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2016 Regular Session



Education - Education Accountability Program - Limits on Testing

Sponsored by:

Senator Manno


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
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Education, State Board of
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education

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