Posts Tagged ‘ Education Committee ’

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 6, 2018

February 19, 2018

SSB 3001 – Laws and rules included on Department of Education reports; SSB 3088 – Removing state accreditation for community colleges; SSB 3119 – Requires passing a civics test to graduate high school; SSB 3120 – [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 5, 2018

February 7, 2018

SF 2164 – FY19 basic school funding (SSA).    FLOOR AND COMMITTEE ACTION: SF 2164 sets the basic school funding for the 2018-2019 school year at 1 percent for both the regular state aid to [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 4, 2018

January 31, 2018

SSB 3002 – Increases maximum time students are to ride school bus; SSB 3027 – Beginning teacher license date change; SSB 3030  – Expands the Iowa Learning Online (ILO) initiative to homeschoolers; SF 128  – [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 3, 2018

January 24, 2018

The Senate Education Committee approved bills this week that make technical, non-controversial updates to the Iowa Code and ensure educators get suicide prevention training.

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 14, 2017

April 12, 2017

SF 240 – Statewide assessment modifications SF 350 – Expands high school equivalency diploma options HF 564 – Flexibility in school funding HF 565 – Establishing a school district flexibility account FLOOR ACTION: SF 240 [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

HF 472 – Teacher forgivable loan program modification FLOOR ACTION: HF 472 clarifies that it was the Legislature’s intent to prevent someone from receiving assistance from the Teach Iowa Scholar program and the Teacher Shortage [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 12, 2017

March 29, 2017

HF 472 – Teacher forgivable loan program modification HF 563 – Student athlete concussion protocols HF 564 – Flexibility in school funding HF 565 – Establishing a school district flexibility account HF 573 – Home [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 10, 2017

March 15, 2017

SF 455 – Equity in school district cost per pupil and transportation   FLOOR ACTION: SF 455 is designed to equalize the state cost per pupil and transportation inequity costs in the school aid formula. [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 9, 2017

March 8, 2017

SF 238 – Expands criminal offense of sexual exploitation by a school employee SF 240 – Requires a new RFP for a statewide assessment that is aligned to the Iowa Core SF 274 – Computer [...]

Read more »

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 8, 2017

March 1, 2017

SF 349 – Iowa Tuition Grant cap amount removal SF 150 – Extends ELL from 5 to 7 Years SSB 1114 – Children’s residential facilities rewrite SSB 1124 – District cost per pupil and transportation [...]

Read more »

TCR's Iowa Legislative Updates provides content from the leadership of each party's caucus in both the Iowa House and Iowa Senate. We hope you find this to be a valuable resource.

We'd love to hear from you! Feel free to email us by clicking here.