|This database is made possible by your state's fiscal support of the Education Commission of the States (ECS). Most entries are legislative, although rules/regulations and executive orders that make substantive changes are included. Every effort is made to collect the latest available version of policies; in some instances, recent changes might not be reflected. For expediency purposes minimal attention has been paid to style (capitalization, punctuation) and format. |
Please cite use of the database as: Education Commission of the States (ECS) State Policy Database, retrieved [date].
|KS||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Accountability Waivers|
Permits up to 10% of districts to opt out of most state laws, rules, and regulations in order to improve student achievement. Designs applic...
|AL||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Innovative School Systems|
H.B. 84 - Innovative School Systems
Establishes the Alabama Accountability Act of 2013. Authorizes innovative schools and school systems to be established in Alabama in accorda...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Innovative Schools|
Encourages additional innovation schools by disseminating information about current models and recognizing the effort
and commitment that go...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Innovation Schools Act of 2008|
Enacts the Innovation Schools Act of 2008; authorizes school district boards of education to implement policy innovations in public schools ...