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Repeal Assessments In 9th Grade And Social Studies

Concerning eliminating certain state assessments in public schools.
2017 Regular Session
Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
Bill Summary

Under current law, the department of education administers state assessments in English language arts and mathematics to students in grades 3 through 9 and administers state assessments in social studies to students once in elementary school, once in middle school, and once in high school. The bill repeals administration of the ninth-grade English language arts and mathematics state assessments and the state social studies assessments to align with changes to federal requirements.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)




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