ECS
2006 State of the State Addresses
Education-Related Proposals by Issue


Education Commission of the States • 700 Broadway, Suite 810 • Denver, CO 80203-3442 • 303.299.3600 • fax 303.296.8332 • www.ecs.org

The following summary includes education-related proposals from the 2006 state of the state addresses. To assure that this information reaches you in a timely manner, minimal attention has been paid to style (capitalization, punctuation) or format. To view the documents, click on the blue triangle next to the state.

+ Accountability
4
+ Accountability--School Improvement
1
+ Assessment
2
+ At-Risk (incl. Dropout Prevention)
2
+ Attendance
1
+ Bilingual/ESL
1
+ Career/Technical Education
2
+ Choice of Schools
3
+ Choice of Schools--Charter Schools
4
+ Class Size
1
+ Counseling/Guidance
1
+ Curriculum
5
+ Curriculum--Mathematics
9
+ Curriculum--Science
10
+ Economic/Workforce Development
8
+ Education Research
1
+ Finance
20
+ Finance--Adequacy/Core Cost
3
+ Finance--District
2
+ Finance--Facilities
13
+ Finance--Funding Formulas
1
+ Finance--Local Foundations/Funds
1
+ Finance--Taxes/Revenues
1
+ Health
2
+ Health--Nutrition
2
+ High School
13
+ High School--Advanced Placement
1
+ High School--College Readiness
2
+ High School--Dropout Rates/Graduation Rates
3
+ High School--Dual/Concurrent Enrollment
3
+ Leadership
4
+ Mentoring/Tutoring
4
+ Middle School
5
+ P-3
10
+ P-3 Ensuring Quality
1
+ P-3 Family Involvement
1
+ P-3 Finance
1
+ P-3 Grades 1-3
1
+ P-3 Kindergarten
3
+ P-3 Special Ed./Inclusion
1
+ Parent/Family
2
+ Postsecondary
10
+ Postsecondary Affordability--Financial Aid
11
+ Postsecondary Affordability--Tuition/Fees
15
+ Postsecondary Faculty
1
+ Postsecondary Faculty--Tenure
1
+ Postsecondary Finance
9
+ Postsecondary Institutions--Community/Technical Colleges
6
+ Postsecondary Participation--Access
1
+ Postsecondary Participation--Admissions Requirements
1
+ Postsecondary Students--Adults
2
+ Postsecondary Success--Completion
1
+ Private Schools
1
+ Reading/Literacy
1
+ Remediation (K-12)
1
+ Scheduling/School Calendar--Extended Day Programs
1
+ School Safety
1
+ School/District Structure/Operations
6
+ School/District Structure/Operations--School Size
1
+ State Longitudinal Data Systems
1
+ State Policymaking
1
+ STEM
1
+ Teaching Quality
1
+ Teaching Quality--Certification and Licensure
2
+ Teaching Quality--Compensation and Diversified Pay
16
+ Teaching Quality--Evaluation and Effectiveness
1
+ Teaching Quality--Induction Programs and Mentoring
1
+ Teaching Quality--Professional Development
5
+ Teaching Quality--Recruitment and Retention
4
+ Technology
5
+ Technology--Equitable Access
1
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