COMMITTEE:    Education 

TIME & DATE:  8:30 AM, Tuesday, April 02, 2013 

PLACE:        E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Dan Patrick 



SB 503        West                   
Relating to the establishment of the Expanded Learning Opportunities Council to study and make recommendations concerning expanded learning opportunities for public school students.

SB 1062       West                   
Relating to transportation of a student entitled to a public education grant.

SB 1298       Hegar | et al.         
Relating to the provision of electronic courses in public schools, electronic assessment of public school students, the state virtual school network, and school district digital capabilities.

SB 1403       Patrick | et al.       
Relating to public school teachers.

SB 1406       Patrick | et al.       
Relating to State Board of Education oversight of regional education service center services and products concerning student curriculum.

SB 1718       West                   
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Achievement School District for educating students attending campuses removed from the jurisdiction of a school district or charter school.

SB 1775       West                   
Relating to student eligibility to attend public school districts and charter schools, student transfers, and the Public Education Grant Program.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes per person.





SB 17         Patrick | et al.       
Relating to the training in school safety of certain employees of a school district or an open-enrollment charter school authorized to carry a concealed handgun on school premises.

SB 929        Paxton | et al.        
Relating to equal opportunity for access by home-schooled students to University Interscholastic League sponsored activities; authorizing a fee.

SB 1408       Patrick
Relating to public school performance ratings that reflect acceptable and unacceptable performance.



Bills added after last posting:

SB 1408


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