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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Education

Status:Completed

Event Date:6/21/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Event Description

Personnel and virtual schools

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S177 By Mr. Baddour, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 177) of Steven A. Baddour for legislation to improve and coordinate teacher professional development in the Commonwealth. Education. Steven A. Baddour
2 S207 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 207) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Stephen L. DiNatale, Stephen R. Canessa, Christine E. Canavan and others for legislation to ensure adequate nursing services at public schools. Education. Jennifer L. Flanagan
3 S208 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 208) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, David B. Sullivan and Christine E. Canavan for legislation relative to dismissal rights for K12 educational support personnel. Education. Jennifer L. Flanagan
4 S257 By Mr. Tolman, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 257) of Steven A. Tolman for legislation to improve the attracting excellence to teaching programs. Education. Steven A. Tolman
5 H139 By Mr. Binienda of Worcester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 139) of John J. Binienda and John P. Fresolo for legislation to provide for preference in the hiring of teachers who were previously terminated due to a reduction in force. Education. John J. Binienda
6 H143 By Mr. Cabral of New Bedford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 143) of Antonio F. D. Cabral, James J. Dwyer and Richard Bastien relative to teacher recertification requirements. Education. Antonio F. D. Cabral
7 H150 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 150) of Bradford Hill relative to the employment of school business officials in public school districts. Education. Bradford Hill
8 H158 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 158) of Tom Sannicandro, John P. Fresolo and Ellen Story relative to transitional certification for graduating high school students with disabilities. Education. Tom Sannicandro
9 H159 for legislation to promote the successful transition of students with disabilities to post-secondary education, employment and independent living Tom Sannicandro
Steven A. Tolman
10 H166 By Mr. Smola of Palmer, petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 166) of Todd M. Smola for legislation to provide for the continued certification of teachers upon retirement. Education. Todd M. Smola
11 H1045 By Mr. D'Emilia of Bridgewater, petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1045) of Angelo D'Emilia relative to increasing the qualifications of school business administrators. Education. Angelo L. D'Emilia
12 H1054 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1054) of Sean Garballey and Benjamin Swan for the establishment of a separate fund to be known as the teacher, principal and superintendent quality endowment fund. Education. Sean Garballey
13 H1068 By Mr. Smola of Palmer, petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1068) of Todd M. Smola relative to certified school guidance counselors in public elementary schools. Education. Todd M. Smola
14 H1088 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1088) of Martha M. Walz and others relative to the board of elementary and secondary education. Education. Martha M. Walz
15 H1089 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1089) of Martha M. Walz, Carolyn C. Dykema and John V. Fernandes relative to school principal evaluations. Education. Martha M. Walz
16 H1907 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1907) of Garrett J. Bradley and Martha M. Walz relative to the dismissal of teachers. Education. Garrett J. Bradley
17 H1910 By Mr. Cabral of New Bedford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1910) of Antonio F. D. Cabral, Mark C. Montigny and another to incorporate suicide prevention training into educator professional development plans. Education. Antonio F. D. Cabral
18 H1915 By Mr. Fennell of Lynn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1915) of Robert F. Fennell relative to further defining good cause for the purpose of non-renewal of contracts for educational administrators. Education. Robert F. Fennell
19 H1917 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1917) of Sean Garballey and others relative to the membership of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Education. Sean Garballey
20 H1927 By Ms. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1927) of Patricia A. Haddad and Sean Garballey relative to the issuance of licenses to temporary educators. Education. Patricia A. Haddad
21 H1928 By Mrs. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1928) of Patricia A. Haddad, Sean Garballey and Martha M. Walz relative to providing comprehensive test result summaries to candidates failing educator certification examinations. Education. Patricia A. Haddad
22 H1932 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 1932) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others providing for the establishment of a special commission (including members of the General Court) to make an investigation and study relative to eliminating the tenure system and replacing it with a student performance system in the public schools. Education. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
23 H1936 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1936) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to background checks for teacher licensure applicants . Education. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
24 H1948 By Ms. Peisch of Wellesley (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1948) of Christine Carson-Bugden for legislation to provide occupational therapists with professional teacher status. Education. Alice Hanlon Peisch
25 H2718 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2718) of Kay Khan, James B. Eldridge and Denise Provost relative to the composition of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Education. Kay Khan
26 H1050 By Mr. Dwyer of Woburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1050) of James J. Dwyer, Stephen L. DiNatale and Ellen Story relative to establishing a virtual school working group to study the feasibility of providing instruction to students through distance learning, including online learning programs and courses. Education. James J. Dwyer
27 H1090 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1090) of Martha M. Walz and William N. Brownsberger relative to the definition of virtual charter schools using the Internet for on-line educational course instructions from remote locations. [COMMITTEE]. Martha M. Walz
28 H1960 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1960) of Martha M. Walz and others for legislation to authorize cities, towns and regional school districts to establish virtual public shools. Education. Martha M. Walz

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