Event Detail – Joint Committee on Education

Status:Completed

Event Date:4/9/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

Location: B-2 Get Directions

Event Description

ELLs/Bilingual Education & Assessments

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S219 An Act supporting the local determination of educational competency and multiple forms of academic assessment. Cynthia S. Creem
2 H385 An Act relative to students with severe disabilities John V. Fernandes
3 H327 An Act to improve global competitiveness through additional language competency Denise Andrews
4 H504 An Act to eliminate the use of the MCAS for high school graduation. Benjamin Swan
5 H348 An act to establish a new high school diploma Antonio F. D. Cabral
6 H432 An Act relative to non-public school student access to the MCAS exam Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
7 S250 An Act relative to the competency determination for high school graduation Richard T. Moore
8 H496 An Act relative to scholastic achievement in the commonwealth Todd M. Smola
Stephen M. Brewer
9 S270 An Act to promote global trade and economic development through dual language and bi-literacy Karen E. Spilka
10 H489 An Act to improve assessment and accountability to ensure students acquire 21st century skills Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.
11 H490 An Act requiring school districts, with the assistance of the department of elementary and secondary education, to disclose information about required assessments Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.
12 H358 An Act relative to accommodations for special needs students taking the MCAS examination James M. Cantwell
13 S225 An Act relative to enhancing english opportunities for all students in the Commonwealth Sal N. DiDomenico
14 H3409 An Act relative to the financial condition of the Spencer-East Brookfield Regional School District Anne M. Gobi
15 H479 An Act relative to enhancing English opportunities for all students in the Commonwealth Jeffrey Sánchez
16 H533 An act to promote global trade and economic development through dual language and biliteracy Martha M. Walz
17 H353 An Act to close the achievement gap for English Language learners Antonio F. D. Cabral
18 H444 An Act to expand access to the MCAS appeals process Elizabeth A. Malia
19 H494 An Act relative to the MCAS appeals process Frank I. Smizik
20 H453 An Act relating to high school graduation requirements for students with learning disabilities Alice Hanlon Peisch