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HB 1121: Assessments and Accountability

GENERAL BILL by Tobia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Beshears ; Caldwell ; Combee ; Drake ; Eagle ; Pilon ; Rehwinkel Vasilinda ; Rodrigues, R. ; Van Zant

Assessments and Accountability; Deletes Next Generation Sunshine State Standards & requires districts to select certain standards; requires Commissioner of Education to develop & maintain proposed list of certain standards; provides standards that must be included on list; requires district school boards to select & implement set of standards from among those on list; prohibits DOE or district school board from entering into certain agreements that cede or limit state or district autonomy over academic content standards & corresponding assessments; requires DOE or district school board to amend or terminate certain agreements; revises required public K-12 educational instruction; revises assessment program; removes statewide, standardized assessments; provides for scheduling, administration, analysis, & reporting of specific assessments; revises school grades.

Effective Date: 7/1/2015
Last Action: 4/28/2015 House - Died in Choice and Innovation Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/26/2015 House • Filed
3/3/2015 House • Introduced -HJ 92
3/8/2015 House • Referred to Choice and Innovation Subcommittee; Education Appropriations Subcommittee; Education Committee -HJ 191
4/28/2015 House • Died in Choice and Innovation Subcommittee