Please see the attached document for our summary of the Senate Education Committee meeting from April 12, 2011. At the conclusion of the meeting, Sen. Shapiro announced that the committee will meet Thursday, April 14th at 8:30 a.m. Below is agenda for that meeting:
SB 89 Lucio | et al.
Relating to summer nutrition programs provided for by school districts.
SB 224 Nelson
Relating to a program to recognize public schools with successful student health and fitness programs.
SB 1511 West
Relating to the preparation, certification and working conditions of educators.
SB 3 Shapiro
Relating to the flexibility of the board of trustees of a school district in the management and operation of public schools in the district.
SB 205 Whitmire
Relating to school district policies to prohibit bullying, cyberbullying, harassment, and intimidation.
SB 518 Shapiro
Relating to initiatives designed to improve performance of public school students enrolled at the sixth, seventh, and eighth grade levels.
SB 570 Shapiro
Relating to beginning teacher induction and mentoring programs for public schools.
SB 738 Shapiro
Relating to alternative methods of operating public schools.
SB 1328 Watson
Relating to optional dispute resolution methods for school districts and parents of students seeking or receiving special education services.
SB 1383 Shapiro | et al.
Relating to an appraisal and professional development system for public school principals.
SB 1483 Shapiro
Relating to the state virtual school network and virtual high schools.
SB 1543 Wentworth
Relating to the authority of independent school districts to invest in corporate bonds.
SB 1872 Van de Putte | et al.
Relating to revision of open-enrollment charter school charters to add charter schools under certain circumstances.