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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Education

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Event Date:6/14/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Curriculum

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S182 By Mr. Brewer, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 182) of Stephen M. Brewer, Anne M. Gobi, Todd M. Smola and Geraldo Alicea for legislation relative to geography education in Massachusetts. Education. Stephen M. Brewer
2 S183 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 183) of Harriette L. Chandler, Sonia Chang-Diaz, Kathi-Anne Reinstein, Byron Rushing and other members of the General Court for legislation to design civics as a high school graduation requirement. Education. Harriette L. Chandler
3 S200 By Mr. Donnelly, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 200) of Kenneth J. Donnelly, Thomas P. Kennedy, Jason M. Lewis, Steven A. Tolman and other members of the General Court for legislation to teach the history of working people. Education. Kenneth J. Donnelly
4 S204 By Mr. Eldridge, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 204) of Moore, Eldridge, Canavan and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to financial literacy in schools [Joint Committee on Education]. James B. Eldridge
5 S205 By Mr. Finegold, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 205) of Devers, DiDomenico, Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to financial literacy in schools [Joint Committee on Education]. Barry R. Finegold
6 S222 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by resolve, Senate, No. 222) of Richard T. Moore, Bruce E. Tarr, James E. Timilty, James Arciero and other members of the General Court for legislation to revive and continue the Special Commission on Civic Engagement and Learning. Education. Richard T. Moore
7 S232 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 232) of Karen E. Spilka, Sal N. DiDomenico, Tom Sannicandro, Robert M. Koczera and other members of the General Court for legislation to improve science education in the Commonwealth. Education. Karen E. Spilka
8 S234 By Ms. Spilka (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 234) of Maria Walzer for legislation to require instruction on the Ukrainian genocide in the public schools of the Commonwealth. Education. Karen E. Spilka
9 S236 By Ms. Spilka, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 236) of Swan, Moore, Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to financial literacy in schools [Joint Committee on Education]. Karen E. Spilka
10 S244 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 244) of Bruce E. Tarr, Michael R. Knapik and Karen E. Spilka for legislation to promote alternative dispute resolution for students. Education. Bruce E. Tarr
11 S252 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 252) of James E. Timilty, Christine E. Canavan and George T. Ross for legislation to teach American Sign language. Education. James E. Timilty
12 H135 By Mr. Ayers of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 135) of Bruce J. Ayers relative to inquiry-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. Education. Bruce J. Ayers
13 H136 By Mr. Barrows of Mansfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 136) 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
14 H147 By Mr. Curran of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 147) of Sean Curran for legislation to authorize the Department of Education to establish a financial literacy grant program. Education. Sean Curran
15 H148 By Mr. deMacedo of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 148) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo and Sheila Harrington relative to mandating a curriculum in the public schools on personal financial literacy. Education. Viriato Manuel deMacedo
16 H154 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 154) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and others relative to the awarding of diplomas for civics education by the Board of Education. Education. Elizabeth A. Poirier
17 H171 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 171) of Thomas M. Stanley, Sean Garballey and Steven L. Levy relative to including personal financial literacy in the math curriculum for all school grade levels. Education. Thomas M. Stanley
18 H174 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 174) of Martin J. Walsh, Alice K. Wolf and Sean Garballey relative to requiring the teaching of civics in all public elementary and high schools in the Commonwealth. Education. Martin J. Walsh
19 H1046 By Mr. Dempsey of Haverhill, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1046) of Brian Dempsey and William M. Straus for legislation to require financial literacy courses in high schools. Education. Brian S. Dempsey
20 H1058 By Mr. Levy of Marlborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1058) of Steven L. Levy relative to student financial literacy . Education. Steven L. Levy
21 H1064 By Ms. Peake of Provincetown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1064) of Sarah K. Peake 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. Sarah K. Peake
22 H1074 By Representative Vallee of Franklin and Senator Spilka (by request), a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1074) of Maria Walzer relative to requiring instruction on the Ukranian Genocide in the public schools of the Commonwealth. Education James E. Vallee
Karen E. Spilka
23 H1076 By Mr. Walsh of Lynn, petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1076) of Steven M. Walsh for legislation to authorize local school committees to create a community service graduation requirement. Education. Steven M. Walsh
24 H1080 By Ms. Walz of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1080) of Martha Walz and others for legislation to provide for the implementation of personal financial literacy curriculum in schools. Education. Martha M. Walz
25 H1940 By Mr. O'Day of West Boylston and Senator Donnelly, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1940) of William N. Brownsberger 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. James J. O'Day
Kenneth J. Donnelly
26 H2716 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2716) of Sean Garballey for legislation to implement programs on teaching personal financial literacy. Education. Sean Garballey

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