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HB 22 - Amends Education Accountability Standards - Texas Key Vote

Gary Elkins voted Yea (Tabling Vote) on this Legislation.

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Issues Related to HB 22

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (140-0) -

Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (31-0) -

Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (28-3) -

Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (146-0) -

Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

Legislation - Bill Tabled (House) (97-46) - (Key vote)
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Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

A vote to pass a bill that amends Texas school quality ratings and standards.

Highlights:
  • Requires all school districts to have a district improvement plan that is developed, updated, and revised annually (Sec. 1).

  • Requires all district improvement plans to include a comprehensive needs assessment and appropriate measures of performance (Sec. 2).

  • Requires the removal of school charters if a school receives an unacceptable performance or financial rating (Sec. 3).

  • Postpones the implementation of the A-to-F school rating system until 2019 (Sec. 17).

  • Requires school district ratings to be made public no later than August 15th of every year (Sec. 18).

  • Requires the education commissioner to provide school districts with a document containing simple guidelines on how school district ratings will be assigned in a format that can easily be distributed to parents (Sec 22).

  • Requires a campus turnaround plan to be submitted by a school that has received an unacceptable grade for 2 consecutive years (Sec. 30).

 

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Amends Education Accountability Standards

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