|TX||Signed into law||P-12||Covering Advanced Placement and IB Exam|
Existing law permitted the commissioner of education to enter into agreements with the College Board and the International Baccalaureate Org...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Providing Initiatives to Improve and Expand Access to Computer Science Education|
Amends existing law to improve and expand access to computer science education, particularly in advanced courses that could prepare students...
|LA||Adopted 09/2012||P-12||Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate|
Increases the number of Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) courses that must be made available to students at each ...
|LA||Adopted 07/2012||P-12||AP Courses for High School Graduation Credit|
LAC 28:CXV.2318 and 2325
From July 2012 Louisiana Register: Revises LAC 28:CXV §2318, "The College and Career Diploma" and §2325, "Advanced Placement and Internation...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Student Fee Waivers for AP and Postsecondary Courses through OhioLearns Gateway|
S.B. 316 - Student Fee Waivers for AP and Postsecondary Courses through OhioLearns Gateway
Permits a Technology Operations earmark for eTech Ohio to be used to cover student costs for taking Advanced Placement courses and courses t...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||College and Career Success for All Student Act|
H.B. 7108 (S.B. 2275)
Requires the establishment of clear training guidelines for teachers who will teach advanced placement classes in Rhode Island public school...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Access to Advanced Placement|
Adds new chapter 93 designed to promote access to advanced placement courses for all students in Rhode Island public high schools by funding...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Advanced Placement Participation and Scores Included as Metrics|
Specifies that participation and scores in Advanced Placement courses whether taught at a high school, technology center or regional site of...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||No State Department of Education Approval for High School Advanced Placement courses|
Amends Mississippi code to delete the requirement that the state department of education must approve all high school pre-advanced placement...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12|
|Accumulation of Postsecondary Credit|
Expresses need to expand postsecondary credit-earning opportunities for high school students and urges state education agencies to provide a...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2011||P-12|
|Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate|
From bill summary: Requires the superintendent of public instruction to annually update the information on Advanced Placement on the departm...
|IA||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Online Advanced Placement Academy STEM Initiative|
H.F. 645 - Multiple Sections
Establishes the Iowa online advanced placement academy science, technology, engineering, and mathematics initiative within the international...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Defines Advanced Placement Course Program|
H.B. 6499 - Sec. 21
Clarifies that an "advanced placement course program" is a program approved by the State Board of Education that provides college or univers...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Accelerated College Credit|
Defines "accelerated college credit programs" to include dual credit, two-plus-two, advanced placement and International Baccalaureate progr...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|College Credit Program Oversight|
Authorizes the commissioner of education to adopt rules as necessary concerning the duties of a school district under the college credit pro...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||College Credit Program|
Extends to 2013 a provision that a district is not required to pay a student's tuition or other associated costs for taking a course through...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||IB and AP Course Credit|
Clarifies that students should be eligible for credit for International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement examinations, not the courses.
|VA||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12|
|Cambridge Advanced (A/AS) Exams|
H.B. 1910/S.B. 1448
Requires the governing boards of each public institution of higher education to implement policies regarding the granting of credit for Camb...
|UT||Signed into law 02/2011||P-12||Enhancement for Accelerated Students Program|
S.B. 1 - Section 53A-17a-165
Repeals references to the gifted and talented program and the Advanced Placement program; creates new Enhancement for Accelerated Students P...
|TX||Adopted 08/2010||P-12||Online Learning, AP and IB|
19 TAC 74.23, 29
Section 74.23: Correspondence Courses and Distance Learning: Updates section to make clear that students may earn course credit via online c...
|RI||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12|
|Bachelors Degree in Three Timeline|
H.B. 7342, S.B. 2124
Moves from February 2010 to February 2011 date by which the board of governors for higher education must present to the general assembly an ...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||International Baccalaureate or Advanced Placement|
Allows a school to establish an International Baccalaureate Programme fund or an Advanced Placement fund to receive donations or grants from...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12|
H.B. 2725--Multiple Provisions
Exempts private schools approved by the department of education's division of special education prescribed in the pupil's individualized edu...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Advanced Placement Courses for College Credit|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 31
Effective with the 2011-12 school year, requires every district to offer advanced placement courses. Requires the state board of education t...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2010||Postsec.|
|Transfer/Articulation from Associate's Degree to Four-Year Programs|
Encourages postsecondary institutions to limit bachelor degree programs to 120 credit hours and associate degree programs to 60 credit hours...
|OH||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Distinction between Online AP Courses and Clearinghouse of Distance Learning Courses|
S.B. 155 - Section 6
Amends 371.50.90 of Am. Sub. H.B. 1 of the 128th General Assembly (enacted July 2009). Clarifies that from an appropriation item in 2009 H.B...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Programs Funded At or Below $10,000 in a District|
H.B. 149 - Section 3
Adds Section 53A-17a-105.5. Defines "qualifying program" as (1) the at-risk flow through program; (2) the homeless and disadvantaged minorit...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12|
|Postsecondary Credit for Advanced Placement|
Relates to advanced placement exams; requires state educational institutions to grant postsecondary level academic credit to students who re...
|KY||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Interventions for Persistently Low-Achieving Schools and Advanced Placement|
Amends accountability provisions in KRS 160.346. Defines "persistently low-achieving school". Defines "school intervention" as a process cho...
|RI||Signed into law 11/2009||Postsec.|
|Bachelors Degree in Three|
Authorizes the Bachelors Degree in Three program, a new educational initiative designed to expedite the process so that students can earn a ...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12|
|eTech Ohio (Education Technology)|
H.B. 1 - Section 3353.09, 3353.20, and 265.30.83
By January 2010, directs the eTech Ohio commission to develop and implement a plan to create an aligned educational technology system that s...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||High School Graduation - Diploma Requirements|
H.B. 1400 - Sections 15 and 16
Requires all high schools to offer one dual enrollment course or one Advanced Placement course.
Increases total number of Carnegie units for...
|LA||Adopted 10/2008||P-12||Course Credits for Middle Schoolers and for Military Service|
LAC 28:CXV.2321, .2325
Amends rules to allow students who are repeating the eighth grade because they have scored Unsatisfactory on the Mathematics and/or English ...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||High School Dropout Prevention Act of 2008|
Provides that before a student between the ages of 17 and 18 may drop out, the student and student's parent must attend an exit interview, i...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Virtual School|
Establishes the virtual school act. Authorizes districts to operate virtual schools. Provides for requirements for virtual schools. Requires...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Appropriations|
• Creates the Senior Year Plus Program to increase access of high school students to college credit and
|KY||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12|
Defines "Advanced science and mathematics" as Advanced Placement (AP) biology, calculus, chemistry, computer science, environmental science,...
|WI||Signed into law 12/2007||P-12||Subsidized Advanced Placement Tests|
Relates to payment of the costs of advanced placement examinations taken by certain pupils. Allows the use of federal, state, local, or priv...
|MI||Enacted 11/2007||P-12||High School Reform|
Revises high school personal curriculum requirements for transfer pupils; relates to advanced placement, diplomas and merit standards requir...
|IL||Signed into law 11/2007||P-12|
|College and Career Readiness Pilot Program|
Requires the state community college board to create a 3-year college and career readiness pilot program, beginning with the high school cla...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Advanced Placement Exam Fees|
Requires the state board of education to create, under the College and Career Success for All Students program, a program in public schools ...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12|
|Minority or Underrepresented Student Achievement|
The Florida Partnership for Minority and Underrepresented Student Achievement must cooperate with school districts to identify minority & un...
|IN||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Advanced Placement and Pre-AP|
Provides that for a teacher to be eligible for a stipend to cover expenses related to a summer training institute, the training must:
|AR||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||high school advanced placement|
Ensures a rigorous and efficient curriculum for high school students; assist small, rural public schools in providing students access to the...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12|
|Idaho Digital Learning Academy|
S.B. 1237 (Sections 12-14)
Strikes existing provision that funding for the Idaho Digital Learning Academy be provided from an annual budget request to the legislature ...
|HI||Adopted 04/2007||P-12||Programs for High-Achieving Students|
Asks the Hawaii Department of Education to develop a comprehensive plan to promote opportunities for high achievement with the goal of 20% o...
|Graduation Requirements and Advanced Opportunities|
Increases total number of credits required for high school graduation to 46 credits (23 Carnegie units) starting with the 2013 graduating cl...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Dual Enrollment Program|
S.B. 311 -- Sec. 3313.6013
Defines "dual enrollment program" as a program that enables a student to earn credit toward a degree from an institution of higher education...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12|
|Awarding Credit for Advanced Placement|
S.B. 311 -- Sec. 3333.163
This section requires that not later than April 15, 2008, the articulation and transfer advisory council of the Ohio board of regents recomm...
|MS||Adopted 11/2006||P-12||New Endorsement Codes for Advanced Placement Teachers|
Proposes administrative rules regarding new endorsement codes for courses taught by Advance Placement teachers.
|WV||Adopted 09/2006||P-12||Program/Curriculum Requirements|
Title 126, Series 42
Amends rules regarding the pre-K & K-12 program or curriculum requirements; reduces the amount of required teaching time for English Languag...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2006||P-12||AP and IB Grant Program|
Amends existing law that establishes a 5-year grant program to award grants to cover the costs of advanced placement examination fees to aut...
OAR 581-022-1362, -1370
Implements the Expanded Options program. Purpose of the program is to: (1) Create a seamless education system for students enrolled in grade...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Dual Enrollment Programs|
H.B. 7087 (Section 39)
Revises access to dual enrollment policies and inclusion of IB and Advanced International Certificate of Education courses. Directs local bo...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||AP Programs|
Establishes a program to raise K-12 academic achievement through increased student participation in pre-AP and AP programs. Participating sc...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12|
|High School and College Readiness Assessments|
Requires the state assessment system, by the 2007-2008 school year, to include:
1. A high school readiness examination to assess ...
|ID||Adopted 04/2006||P-12||Advanced Opportunities|
Requires all high schools, effective July 1, 2007, to provide Advanced Opportunities (defined as Advanced Placement courses, dual credit cou...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Distance Learning and Remedial Coursework|
H.B. 847 Section 9
Specifies that $1,100,000 of the appropriation in section 3 of the bill be distributed to the Idaho Digital Learning Academy, as follows:
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Dual Enrollment and Advanced Placement|
H.B. 1347 Section 9
Requires every high school to provide at least 2 of each of the following course offerings to high school students who qualify to enroll in...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Proficiency-Based Credit and Early Graduation|
Allows a student to demonstrate proficiency and receive credits in a subject area required for high school graduation or for an academic hon...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Education Reform Act of 2006|
Enacts the Education Reform Act of 2006. Section 12 requires districts to offer Pre-AP courses. States that subject to appropriation, fundin...
|LA||Adopted 12/2005||P-12||Advanced Placement for Graduation Credit|
LAC 28:CXV.2319 and 2363
Allows Advanced Placement (AP) European History and American Government courses to meet graduation requirements.
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|WV||Adopted 11/2005||P-12||Acceptance of AP credit at Community/Technical Colleges|
Title 135, Series 15,
Amends rules relating to acceptance of advanced placement credit at community and technical colleges. http://www.wvsos.com/csrdocs/worddocs/...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2005||P-12||Advanced Placement and pre-Advanced Placement|
Creates the College and Career Success for All Students Act. Requires a teacher of an Advanced Placement course to obtain appropriate traini...
|MN||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||AP and International Baccalaureate|
H.F. 141 - Multiple Components
The state may pay all or part of the fee for advanced placement or international baccalaureate examinations. The commissioner shall pay all...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Accreditation Indicators and Dropout/Graduation Rates|
Standardizes the calculation of graduation rates and dropout rates that are required to be reported by school districts for accreditation. S...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Standard Method of Computing Grade Point Averages|
Allows the commissioner to develop a standard method of computing a student's high school grade point average that provides for additional w...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Resolution Urging Funding for Advanced Placement|
Urges adequate funding for high school advanced placement programs; urges the Governor to include an earmarked appropriation within the admi...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Division of Children's Programs|
Establishes legislative intent for the Idaho Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program. Requires program to include the following:
(1) Districts wi...
|FL||Signed by Governor 05/2004||P-12|
|Accelerated High School Graduation, High Stakes Testing, Reading Deficiencies|
Revises course requirements in college & career preparatory accelerated high school graduation program; amends requirements for grade point ...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||Advanced Placement Courses|
Requires that advanced placement courses be available in the four core areas (English, math, science, social studies) in high school; exempt...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||Advancement Placement Exams Fees|
Relates to existing law that establishes a 5-year pilot grant program to school districts to cover the costs of advanced placement examinati...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2003||P-12||Golden State Examination Program|
A.B. 1266 § 21
Repeals the Golden State Examination Program that measures advanced pupil achievement on academically rigorous content standards adopted by ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Texas Advanced Placement Incentive Program|
Relates to awards granted under the Texas Advanced Placement Incentive Program to schools for providing a college advanced placement course....
|GA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Assessment, Maximum Class size, Instruction, Revenue|
Revises provisions relating to payment of fees for advanced placement tests; revises provision relating to the release of certain test quest...
|KY||Adopted 03/2003||P-12||Advanced Placement|
704 KAR 3:510
Establishes rules regarding the criteria a school shall meet in order to designate a course an advanced placement course, including content ...
|SC||SENATE override line item veto Nos. 2. 06/2002||P-12|
Requires funding equal to 1994-95 appropriation to be appropriated to the state department annually to offset any reduction suffered by dist...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Education Code Re-Write: Articulated Acceleration Mechanisms|
Adds subsection relating to Advanced International Certificate of Education Program (AICE); sets out that public secondary school students a...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Advanced Placement Courses and the Kentucky Virtual High School|
Relates to college preparatory educational programs; requires the Kentucky Department of Education to develop a core advanced placement curr...
|KY||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Study of Advanced Placement Program|
Directs a study of the Advanced Placement Program in Kentucky's high schools; directs the co-chairs of the Interim Joint Committee to Educat...
|OK||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Amends Advanced Placement Program|
States that on or before October 1 of each year, the state department of education must issue a report on the Advanced Placement Incentive P...
|AR||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Teacher Training for Advanced Placement Courses.|
Increases the award for subsidized teacher training for advanced placement courses. The award will now increase from $450 to $650 per teach...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Advanced Placement Incentive Program|
Modifies the Oklahoma Advanced Placement Incentive Program. Authorizes test fee assistance for students taking multiple tests in one year. ...