Posts Tagged ‘ Education Committee ’

Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 9, 2018

March 7, 2018

SF 2131 – Allows home school students to enroll in Iowa Learning Online (ILO) courses; SF 2171 – Praxis II one-year waiver; SF 2318 – Requires awarding of high school credit for course completion; SF [...]

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Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 8, 2018

March 1, 2018

SF 455 – Transportation and district per pupil equity bill; SF 2272 – Eliminates the state accreditation process for community colleges; SF 2341 – Requires students to pass the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration civics test [...]

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Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 7, 2018

February 21, 2018

SSB 3179 – ID and use of open source education material SSB 3180 – Creates a dyslexia taskforce SSB 3194 – Praxis II set score SF 270 – Striking ability to have diversity plan for [...]

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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 – [...]

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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 [...]

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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  – [...]

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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.

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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