SB0537

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

State Board of Education - Online Courses - Graduation Requirement

Sponsored by:

Senator Shank

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Synopsis:Requiring a student to complete an online course to graduate from high school, beginning with students entering grade 9 in the 2015-2016 school year; and requiring that specified online courses be approved by the State Department of Education or the local county board of education.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Shank, Ferguson, Rosapepe, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0532
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Public Schools
Students
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-205.1)

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