COMMITTEE:    Education 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Wednesday, February 10, 2016 

PLACE:        Quinta Mazatlan, McAllen, Texas 
CHAIR:        Senator Larry Taylor 



The Senate Committee on Education will meet on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.


The hearing will be held at the following location:

Quinta Mazatlan

600 Sunset Drive

McAllen, Texas 78503


The Committee will meet to hear invited and public testimony on the following items:


A)Monitor the implementation of legislation addressed by the Senate Committee on Education and make recommendations for any legislation needed to improve, enhance, and/or complete implementation. Specifically, monitor the following:


     -Program to require the placement and use of video cameras in self-     contained classrooms or other settings providing special education      services to students; and


     -Legislation to address training support for counselors, and advising courses for middle school students.


B)Local briefing on English Language Learning


Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 20 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.




** See Committee Coordinator for previous versions of the schedule **