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HB 4369 - Expands the Education Achievement Authority - Key Vote

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Robert Kosowski voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (20-18) - (Key vote)

Title: Expands the Education Achievement Authority

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that expands the Education Achievement Authority.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (57-53) - (Key vote)

Title: Expands the Education Achievement Authority

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that expands the Education Achievement Authority.

Highlights:
  • Requires superintendents to place public schools that are listed in the lowest achieving 5 percent of all state public schools for 3 consecutive years under the supervision of a redesign officer (Sec. 1280).
  • Authorizes a school in the lowest achieving 5 percent to remain under control of the school board if the redesign officer and the chancellor of the Education Achievement Authority determine that keeping the school under the control of the school board will improve the educational outcome (Sec. 1280).
  • Requires the redesign officer to develop a plan to directly address the reasons the public school is low-achieving and incorporate measures to improve student performance (Sec. 1280).
  • Authorizes the redesign officer to place public schools that are under the redesign officer’s supervision in the state reform district and under the control of the Education Achievement Authority (Sec. 1280).
  • Specifies that any collective bargaining agreement applicable to employees at a public school does not apply after the school is under the control of the Education Achievement Authority (Sec. 1280).
  • Authorizes a public school that is in the state reform district to leave the district if it has not been listed in the lowest achieving 5 percent for 4 consecutive years (Sec. 1280).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Expands the Education Achievement Authority

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