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LB 653 - Standard Academic Testing - Key Vote

Nebraska Key Votes

Lavon Heidemann Did Not Vote on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (30-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Standard Academic Testing

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires school districts to administer statewide academic assessment tests.

Highlights:
- Establishes annual statewide mathematics, writing, and reading assessment tests (sec. 4). - Requires the State Board of Education to adopt educational standards for reading, writing, mathematics, science, and social studies for three grade levels (sec. 5). - Adopts a plan to establish academic standards for kindergarten through third grade (sec. 7). - Develops a new statewide system for tracking student academic progress (sec. 8).
Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Standard Academic Testing

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Standard Academic Testing

Sponsors

  • Ronald E. 'Ron' Raikes (NE - N) (Out Of Office)
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