HB 461: Student Assessment in the Public Schools
GENERAL BILL by Bullard ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Stafford
Student Assessment in the Public Schools; Terminates administration of FCAT to students in grades 9 through 12; requires PSAT/NMSQT or ACT's EXPLORE & PLAN tests to replace grade 10 FCAT for purposes of measuring student's knowledge & skills; requires students to take PSAT/NMSQT in grade 10 or ACT's EXPLORE & PLAN tests in grades 9 & 10, respectively, & earn passing scores to qualify for standard high school diploma; requires State Board of Education to designate passing scores; requires use of student performance on tests for school grading purposes; provides for application beginning with students entering grade 9 in 2013-2014 school year.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 House - Died in K-20 Innovation Subcommittee
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HB 461, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 10/24/2011 at 1:56 PM
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Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1036 Student Assessment in the Public Schools Bullard Identical Last Action: 3/9/2012 S Died in Education Pre-K - 12
Location: In committee/council (ED)
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