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House Education Committee Hearing on Assessment, Accountability and Curriculum Set for Tuesday

The House Public Education Committee will meet Tuesday, February 19, at 2 p.m. or upon final adjournment of the House in room E2.036 to consider the following bills:

HB 5 (Aycock) – Relating to public school accountability, including assessment, and curriculum requirements.

HB 224 (Huberty) – Relating to the use of a public school student’s performance on an end-of-course assessment instrument in determining the student’s final grade for the course.

HB 251 (Guillen) – Relating to considering the performance of certain students on state assessment instruments in evaluating school district and campus performance.

HB 399 (Krause) – Relating to the requirement that certain high school students successfully complete four courses in each subject of the foundation curriculum.

HB 554 (Strama) – Relating to the frequency of the release of questions and answer keys to state assessment instruments administered in public schools.

HB 640 (Patrick, Diane) – Relating to public school accountability and end-of-course assessment instruments.

HB 596 (Villarreal) – Relating to state assessment of public school students.

HB 659 (Strama) – Relating to state assessment instruments administered in public schools.

View the TASA bill summaries for these bills

Listen to a live broadcast of the hearing