COMMITTEE: Education

TIME & DATE: 9:00 AM, Wednesday, September 12, 2018

PLACE: E1.012 (Hearing Room)
CHAIR: Senator Larry Taylor


The Senate Education Committee will meet jointly with the Senate Higher

Education Committee to take up and consider the following interim charge:


                Dual Credit: Review dual credit opportunities throughout the state, examining the impact of HB 505 (84th Legislature) on students in particular. Look at the outcomes of statewide studies completed in Texas regarding dual credit, and examine the current rigor of dual credit courses, as well as how to improve advising for students in dual credit.


Public testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes. If submitting

written testimony, please provide twenty (20) copies with your name on

each to the committee clerk.