|WV||Adopted 06/2012||P-12||Reading and Language Arts Content Standards and Objectives for West Virginia Schools|
WV ADC s 126-44A-1, 2, 3, 4
Defines content standards and instructional goals and objectives for reading and language arts, consistent with West Virginia's move to adop...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Closing the Achievement Gap/Early Literacy|
Sec. 1 - Establishes a task force to address the academic achievement gaps in Connecticut by considering effective approaches to closing the...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Model Curriculum for English Language Arts and Math|
Requires the state board of education to develop a model curriculum for the subjects of English language arts and mathematics. Provides for ...
|IN||Adopted 04/2011||P-12||Reading Framework|
511 IAC 6.1-5-2.6; 511 IAC 6.2-3.1
Amends 511 IAC 6.1-5-2.6 to include the utilization of the reading framework adopted by the state board of education as part of the required...
|MI||Signed into law 10/2010||P-12||Native American Tribal Language and Culture Class/Teachers|
Permits the Michigan Department of Education to enter into a memorandum of understanding with a federally recognized Native American tribe, ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Speech Pathologists Certification|
Requires certification of speech-language pathology assistants; provides that a speech-language pathology assistant may only perform procedu...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||End of Course Requirements|
Adds transcript requirements to provide evidence of end-of-course assessment credit for Algebra I and/or English II for specified future sch...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Media Literacy Requirement|
Requires that media literacy be offered as an elective for public school students in grades six through twelve.
|CA||Vetoed 09/2008||P-12||curriculum standards|
Relates to the State Board of Education and school curriculum content standards. Requires that prior to the adoption of a curriculum framewo...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2008||P-12||Curriculum frameworks|
Requires the State Board of Education to include a chapter in its regulations concerning the development of curriculum frameworks and the ad...
|MO||Approved by voters 05/2008||P-12|
(CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 1;HJR 7 - 2007) Proposes an amendment to the Constitution relating to English as the Official State Language....
|CA||Vetoed 09/2007||P-12||language arts assessment|
Authorizes the Department of Education to make a primary language assessment available to public schools for assessing pupils enrolled in du...
|CA||Became law without governor's signature 07/2007||P-12||speech pathologists|
Requests the Governor and all state agencies to work together to alleviate the critical shortage of speech-language pathologists in the stat...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Library Services to Blind and Physically Handicapped|
H.F. 2245 [Services to Blind and Physically Handicapped]
Directs the Department of Education to provide specialized services to the blind and physically handicapped through the Minnesota Library f...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||K-3 Literacy and Numeracy Screening|
Relates to dyslexia screening and remediation pilot programs. Requires state department of education to select a literacy and numeracy scree...
|WV||Adopted 10/2006||P-12||Reading & Language Arts Content Standards|
Title 126, Series 44A
Amends rules regarding reading and language arts content standards and objectives for West Virginia schools. http://wvde.state.wv.us/policie...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Honors Classes|
Beginning with the 2006-2007 school year, each school district shall offer at least one honors or similar academically rigorous class each i...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Substantial Amendments to the Standards of Learning|
Amends section 22.1-253.13:1 and 22.1-253.13:2 . Specifies that the Standards of Learning form the core of Virginia's educational program a...
|UT||Unofficially approved by voters 11/2000||P-12|
V. 1 English Only
INITIATIVE A Declares English as Utah's official and sole language for state and local government documents and action; exempts those docume...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2000||P-12||Action Plan for Language Development|
Appropriates, without regard to fiscal year, a specified amount from the General Fund to the California Postsecondary Education Commission f...
|UT||On 11/07/2000 ballot 07/2000||P-12||English as Official Language|
V. 1 Ballot Initiative
Establishes English as the official language of the State of Utah....
|CA||Signed into law 07/2000||P-12||Language Education and Testing|
Relates to existing law which requires a school district with pupils who are English learners to conduct annual assessments on the pupils En...
|CA||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||English Language Programs|
Relates to existing law which establishes the English Language Acquisition Program which is designed for schools maintaining grades 4 to 8, ...
|HI||Vetoed 06/2000||P-12||Language Immersion Program|
Creates standards for the Hawaiian language immersion program; states the Department of Education shall create a separate Office of Hawaiian...
|NE||Rejected by voters 05/2000||P-12||English Language Requirement in Private Schools|
(LR 20-1999); Constitutional amendment; eliminates the English language requirement in private, denominational, and parochial schools....