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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Education

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Event Date:10/31/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Curriculum II

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H475 By Mr. Roy of Franklin (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 475) of Maria Walzer relative to requiring instruction on the Ukranian Genocide in the public schools of the Commonwealth. Education. Jeffrey N. Roy
2 S267 By Ms. Spilka (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 267) of Maria Walzer for legislation to include the Ukrainian Famine Genocide in Massachusetts history education. Education. Karen E. Spilka
3 H420 By Mr. Hecht of Watertown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 420) of Jonathan Hecht and others for legislation to provide for the subject of genocide to be included in the curriculum of the public schools of the Commonwealth. Education. Jonathan Hecht
4 S200 By Mr. Brewer, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 200) of Stephen M. Brewer, Todd M. Smola, James M. Murphy, Anne M. Gobi and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to geography education. Education. Stephen M. Brewer
5 H472 By Representative Rogers of Cambridge and Senator Clark, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 472) of David M. Rogers, Katherine Clark and others for legislation concerning media literacy in schools. Education. David M. Rogers
Katherine M. Clark
6 S213 By Ms. Clark, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 213) of Katherine M. Clark, David M. Rogers, William N. Brownsberger, Tricia Farley-Bouvier and other members of the General Court for legislation concerning media literacy in schools. Education. Katherine M. Clark
7 S254 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 254) of Richard T. Moore, Michael F. Rush, Michael R. Knapik, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to involve youth in civic engagement. Education. Richard T. Moore
8 S203 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 203) of Harriette L. Chandler, Jason M. Lewis, Bruce E. Tarr, Eileen M. Donoghue and other members of the General Court for legislation to involve youth in civic engagement. Education. Harriette L. Chandler
9 H422 By Mr. Heroux of Attleboro, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 422) of Paul R. Heroux and others for legislation to develop an elective high school course on labor law and workers' rights. Education. Paul R. Heroux
10 H465 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 465) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to the awarding of diplomas for civics education by the Board of Education. Education. Elizabeth A. Poirier
11 H330 By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 330) of F. Jay Barrows and others for legislation to direct the Department of Education to include a course in civics as a high school graduation requirement. Education. F. Jay Barrows
12 H513 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 513) of Martin J. Walsh and others relative to requiring the teaching of civics in all public elementary and high schools in the Commonwealth. Education. Martin J. Walsh
13 H535 By Mr. Zlotnik of Gardner, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 535) of Jonathan D. Zlotnik and others establishing a personal finance, civic responsibility and general legal high school social studies curriculum. Education. Jonathan D. Zlotnik
14 H2994 By Representatives Khan of Newton and Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 2994) of Kay Khan and others for an investigation by a special commission to consider adding the arts to STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) related programs. Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development. Kay Khan
Sarah K. Peake
15 H329 By Mr. Ayers of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 329) of Bruce J. Ayers relative to inquiry-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. Education. Bruce J. Ayers
16 S230 By Ms. Donoghue, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 230) of Eileen M. Donoghue for legislation to include recycling education in the Massachusetts Science and Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework. Education. Eileen M. Donoghue
17 H367 By Mr. deMacedo of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 367) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo and others relative to mandating a curriculum in the public schools on personal financial literacy. Education. Viriato Manuel deMacedo
18 H410 By Miss Gregoire of Marlborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 410) of Danielle W. Gregoire, Aaron Vega and Kay Khan relative to including personal financial literacy in the math curriculum for all school grade levels. Education. Danielle W. Gregoire
19 H519 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 519) of Martha M. Walz and others for legislation to provide for the implementation of personal financial literacy curriculum in schools. Education. Martha M. Walz
20 S234 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 234) of James B. Eldridge, David M. Rogers, Robert M. Koczera, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to financial literacy in schools. Education. James B. Eldridge
21 S280 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 280) of James E. Timilty, Louis L. Kafka, Sal N. DiDomenico and Aaron Vega for legislation to teach American Sign language. Education. James E. Timilty
22 H382 By Mr. Fallon of Malden, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 382) of Christopher G. Fallon for legislation to require certain courses on religion to be taught in the public high schools in the Commonwealth. Education. Christopher G. Fallon
23 H394 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 394) of Sean Garballey and others for legislation to include the history of working people and the labor movement in the United States in the public school curriculum. Education. Sean Garballey
24 S260 By Mr. Petruccelli, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 260) of Anthony W. Petruccelli, James J. O'Day, Sal N. DiDomenico, Marcos A. Devers and other members of the General Court for legislation to include the history of working people and the labor movement in the United States in the public school curriculum. Education. Anthony W. Petruccelli
25 S275 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 275) of Bruce E. Tarr and Richard J. Ross for legislation to promote alternative dispute resolution for students. Education. Bruce E. Tarr

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