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SB 964: Education Accountability

GENERAL BILL by Montford ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Garcia ; Lee ; Stewart ; Mayfield ; Gibson ; Broxson

Education Accountability; Requiring an application and charter for a high school charter school to require the administration of a specified assessment for graduation purposes; revising the requirements for a standard high school diploma; revising the grades in which the statewide, standardized Reading assessment must be administered; providing responsibilities of the commissioner to select and approve a nationally recognized high school assessment to administer in lieu of the Florida Standards Assessment, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Last Action: 3/16/2017 Senate - On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/21/17, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Discussed/Workshop
Location: In committee/council (ED)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    2/15/2017 Senate • Filed
    2/23/2017 Senate • Referred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Pre-K - 12 Education; Appropriations -SJ 108
    3/7/2017 Senate • Introduced -SJ 108
    3/16/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education, 03/21/17, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building --Discussed/Workshop

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  • SB 964, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/15/2017 at 10:03 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (4)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1249 Education Accountability Beshears Identical Last Action: 3/10/2017 H Referred to PreK-12 Quality Subcommittee; PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee; Education Committee -HJ 350
    Location: In committee/council (PKQ)
    H 549 (e1) Education Fine Compare Last Action: 4/30/2017 S Referred to Education; Appropriations
    Location: In committee/council (ED)
    H 773 (c2) Education Diaz, Sprowls Compare Last Action: 4/28/2017 H Placed on 3rd reading
    Location: On 3rd Reading Calendar
    S 926 (c2) Education Flores Compare Last Action: 4/25/2017 S CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 447
    Location: On 2nd Reading Calendar

    Citations - Statutes (13)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    1002.33 Charter schools. Page 5 (pdf)
    1002.331 High-performing charter schools. Page 56 (pdf)
    1003.4156 General requirements for middle grades promotion. Page 15 (pdf)
    1003.4282 Requirements for a standard high school diploma. Page 17 (pdf)
    1003.4285 Standard high school diploma designations. Page 26 (pdf)
    1008.22 Student assessment program for public schools. Page 27 (pdf)
    1008.223 Page 40 (pdf)
    1008.25 Public school student progression; student support; reporting requirements. Page 42 (pdf)
    1008.34 School grading system; school report cards; district grade. Page 43 (pdf)
    1008.345 Implementation of state system of school improvement and education accountability. Page 50 (pdf)
    1012.34 Personnel evaluation procedures and criteria. Page 50 (pdf)
    1012.341 Exemption from performance evaluation system and compensation and salary schedule requirements. Page 57 (pdf)
    1012.562 Public accountability and state approval of school leader preparation programs. Page 58 (pdf)

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