SB0794 (CH0427)

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2016 Regular Session



Education - Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Assessments - Administration

Sponsored by:

Senator Jennings


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 427

Synopsis:Requiring a statewide kindergarten assessment to be limited to a representative sample of kindergarten students from within each local school system in the State, subject to a specified exception; authorizing a specified kindergarten assessment to evaluate specified skills; authorizing specified county boards of education and specified principals and teachers to administer a specified statewide kindergarten assessment if the assessment is completed by October 1 and the aggregate results are returned within 45 days; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Jennings, Kagan, Klausmeier, Waugh, Young, Zucker, and Salling
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0657
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Collective Bargaining
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Public Schools
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Education

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May 20, 2016 2:50 P.M.