HB 412 (BR 1528) - J. Jenkins, D. Owens, D. Graham, J. Greer, T. Riner
AN ACT relating to alternative education programs.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require the Education Assessment and Accountability Review Subcommittee to review alternative education programs; create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to direct the Kentucky Board of Education, with the assistance of the Department of Juvenile Justice and the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, to promulgate an administrative regulation to create a classification and data collection system for students in alternative education programs designed to provide services to at-risk populations with unique needs; the classification and data collection system shall be to collect accurate enrollment data, retention patterns, fiscal efficacy, teacher quality, and other necessary data for program evaluation; require the administrative regulation to be reviewed by the Education Assessment and Accountability Review Subcommittee; require a data analysis be submitted to the subcommittee annually; amend KRS 158.6455 to require the statewide accountability system to include student assessment results for students in alternative education programs; direct the Education Professional Standards Board to review issues related to teachers and staff in alternative education programs and report its findings and recommendations to the subcommittee prior to November 1, 2011; amend KRS 158.647 to conform.
HB 412 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions; clarify language of data points needed in the data collection system; direct the Office of Education Accountability, rather than the Education Professional Standards Board to study issues related to alternative education teachers.
HFA (1, C. Rollins II) - Clarify language directing the Office of Education Accountability to study issues related to teachers working in alternative settings.
HFA (2, J. Jenkins) - Include the Kentucky Educational Collaborative for State Agency Children in the development of an administrative regulation to develop a classification and data collection system.
HFA (3/P, D. Floyd) - Attach provisions of HB 373.
HFA (4/P, D. Floyd) - Attach provisions of HB 373.
HFA (5/Title, D. Floyd) - Make title amendment.
Feb 10-introduced in House
Feb 12-to Education (H)
Feb 19-posted in committee
Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 1-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 2-taken from Rules Committee, placed in the Orders of the Day
Mar 3-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Health & Welfare (H); floor amendments (2) and (3) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendments (4) and (5-title) filed