Here are some education bills impacting SPED, ELL, pK, Gifted, etc. Follow the links for detailed info. Underlined passages indicate proposed changes to existing law.

If any Bristol teacher wants to submit testimony in person, please let BFT President David Hayes know. If they would like to submit written testimony and have someone from AFT CT present it on their behalf, that can be arranged.

The Education Committee will have a PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA on  Wednesday, March 1, 2017

10:30 AM in Room 1E of the Legislative Office Building.

 

  1. BILLS FOR REVIEW
  1. Proposed S.B. No. 2 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MORE EQUITABLE EDUCATION COST-SHARING GRANT FORMULA.  (ED)
  2. H.B. No. 7158 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AUTHORIZATION OF STATE GRANT COMMITMENTS FOR SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECTS.  (ED)
  3. H.B. No. 7034 AN ACT TRANSFORMING THE SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM.  (ED)
  4. Proposed S.B. No. 711 AN ACT INCREASING THE AMOUNT A SCHOOL DISTRICT MAY REDUCE ITS MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT WHEN IT EXPERIENCES A DECLINE IN STUDENT ENROLLMENT.  (ED)
  5. S.B. No. 911 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING SERVICES FOR GIFTED AND TALENTED STUDENTS.  (ED)
  6. H.B. No. 7035 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR’S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING EDUCATION.  (ED)
  7. S.B. No. 912 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE STAFF QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENT FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS.  (ED)
  8. S.B. No. 909 (RAISED) AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD.  (ED)
  9. S.B. No. 910 (RAISED) AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.  (ED)
  10. H.B. No. 7159 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT’S SEAL OF BILITERACY.  (ED)
  11. S.B. No. 907 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE INCLUSION OF A THREE-YEAR ROLLING AVERAGE IN THE CALCULATION OF SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECT REIMBURSEMENT PERCENTAGES.  (ED)
  12. H.B. No. 7155 (RAISED) AN ACT REQUIRING THE OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD TO DEVELOP A PROPOSED EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR COMPENSATION SCHEDULE.  (ED)
  13. S.B. No. 913 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL PARAPROFESSIONAL TRAINING.  (ED)
  14. H.B. No. 7154 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING STUDENTS’ RIGHT TO PRIVACY IN THEIR PERSONAL MOBILE ELECTRONICS DEVICES.  (ED)
  15. H.B. No. 7156 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO STUDENT RECORDS FOR CERTAIN UNACCOMPANIED YOUTHS.  (ED)
  16. S.B. No. 908 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS’ RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE EDUCATION AND EARLY CHILDHOOD STATUTES.  (ED)
  17. H.B. No. 7157 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ONLINE AND BLENDED EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS.  (ED)
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