|IN||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Superintendent qualifications and teacher licensure.|
From Fiscal Impact Statement: This bill provides that a superintendent of schools is not required to hold a teacher's or superintendent's l...
|ME||VETO 05/2013||P-12||Superintendents Living Out of District|
Prohibits a local board from requiring that a superintendent reside in the school administrative unit. http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Teacher/Leader Evaluation System|
Delays implementation of phase II of the statewide education accountability system pertaining to teacher and school leader evaluation by pro...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||Evaluation of Appointed Administrator for Emergency Apportionment District|
From bill summary: Authorizes the governing board of a qualifying district, after one complete fiscal year has elapsed following the distric...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||Superintendent Contracts|
H.B. 1307 - Multiple Provisions
Requires written contracts of employment for district superintendents and assistant superintendents and details mandatory requirements of th...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Local Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents|
H.B. 1901 - Sections 1003, 1073, 1076-1078, 1080 & 2104
Sec. 1003 requires the Department of Education, upon request, to confirm an individual satisfies the eligibility requirements for election o...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Superintendent Certification and Moratorium on National Board Certification Bonuses|
Extends the moratorium on National Board certification bonuses for newly certified teachers another year. The state board will not provide a...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Acting Superintendent Term Limits|
(Sec. 58) Extends the maximum duration of an acting superintendent's appointment from a specified period of up to 90 days, with commissioner...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Professional Learning Rules Task Force|
S.B. 184 - Professional Learning Rules Task Force
Section 1: Directs the department of education to establish the Professional Learning Rules Task Force to review state board professional le...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Administrator Contracts, RIFs, Furlough Days|
Replaces reference to "principal" with reference to "administrator" in certain provisions pertaining to actions to terminate or suspend a sc...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Annual Evaluation of School Superintendents|
Requires the local school board to conduct an annual comprehensive evaluation of the school superintendent consistent with the assessment co...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Oath of Office for Local Superintendent|
H.B. 706 - Oath of Office for Local Superintendent
Prior language required each county school superintendent to take an oath of office. New language replaces reference to "county school super...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Terminated or Nonrenewed School Superintendent cannot Request a Hearing|
Amend Mississippi code to delete the right of a terminated or nonrenewed school superintendent to request a hearing before the school board ...
|LA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Local Superintendent, School Board and Principal Responsibilities, Authority|
Requires performance contracts for local superintendents in districts that receive a C, D or F grade. The contracts must establish performan...
|IN||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Public Notice Regarding Hiring of Employees|
Requires a school corporation to give public notice and hold a public meeting pertaining to a proposed superintendent employment contract. P...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Educator Evaluation|
S.B. 64 - Educator Evaluation
Requires each district employee to be evaluated annually in accordance with state board rules. Requires provisional or probationary educator...
|AR||Adopted 02/2012||P-12||Establishes the Superintendent Mentoring Program|
AR ADC 005.16.17-1.00 to AR ADC005.16.17-7.00
Requires, beginning with the 2011-2012 school year, that any first-year superintendent complete the superintendent mentoring program within ...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2011||P-12||Retirees' Return to Work|
Makes numerous changes to retirement provisions, including permitting a retired member of the State Teachers' Retirement System (STRS), purs...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Intermediate School District Superintendent May Simultaneously Lead Local School District|
Encourages the faithful performance of official duties by certain public officers and public employees. Prohibits a public officer or public...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Intermediate School District Superintendents|
Allows a school district, instead of directly employing a superintendent of schools, to contract with its intermediate school district (ISD)...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Intermediate School District Superintendent|
Amends state law prohibiting a public servant from being a party to any contract between himself/herself and the public entity of which he/s...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluation/Governor's Council on Educator Effectiveness|
From Legislative Staff Summary - Specifies provisions that must apply to personnel decisions concerning teachers when a school district or i...
|TX||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Superintendent Contracts in Districts Undergoing Reduction in Force|
S.B. 8 - Superintendent Contracts in Districts Undergoing Reduction in Force
On the basis of a declared financial exigency that requires a reduction in personnel, authorizes a district board of trustees to amend the t...
|AL||To governor 06/2011||P-12||Filling Superintendent Vacancies|
Relates to the posting of notices of vacancies in the positions of appointed county superintendent of education and appointed city superinte...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Superintendent Mentoring Program|
Directs the Department of Education to develop and sponsor a superintendent mentoring program for first-year superintendents that includes: ...
|GA||Adopted 03/2011||P-12||Performance-Based Coaching Programs|
Strongly encourages the development of performance-based coaching programs that are designed for principals and district administrators to i...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Qualifications for an administrative certificate|
S.B. 3681 - Section 105 ILCS 5/21-7.1
Amends qualifications for an administrative certificate. Provides that a candidate may possess either a master's degree or its equivalent.
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Superintendent and Chief School Business Official Endorsements|
Provides that one of the paths by which an administrative certificate recipient may also earn the chief school business official endorsement...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Local Board Members and Local Superintendents|
Requires local board member who moves out of local board jurisdiction to notify the local board secretary within 10 days of such move. Allow...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Superintendent Certificate Reciprocity|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 2
Permits the commissioner of education to, upon request of a local or regional board of education, grant a waiver of certification to a perso...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Evaluation of District Superintendents|
Relates to evaluation of superintendents of schools. Distinguishes the evaluation requirements for the local superintendent from those for o...
|AL||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12|
|Vacancies in Leadership Positions|
Amends Sections 16-4-1.1 and 16-60-111.1. Requires the state board to post a vacancy notice for the position of state superintendent of educ...
|TX||Adopted 10/2009||P-12||Superintendent Certificate|
19 TAC 126.96.36.199, .5, .10, .15, .20, .25, .30
Amends rules that provide for the establishment of requirements for the issuance and renewal of the superintendent certificate. Pages 6-7 of...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Leadership of Districts in Financial Trouble|
Authorizes a district under the authority of a Financial Oversight Panel to appoint a district superintendent with a specified certification...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Salary and Collective Bargaining Information|
Requires school districts to post on their Web site an itemized salary compensation report for every administrative employee in the district...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Community Superintendents|
A.B. 8903 - Community Superintendents
Amends provisions regarding community superintendents in New York City. Clarifies that a community superintendent's delegation of powers or ...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||New York City Schools Chancellor|
A.B. 8903 - New York City Schools Chancellor
Adds to the powers and duties of the New York City Schools chancellor, authorizing the chancellor to:
--Prepare an educational impact state...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Educator Standards Board|
H.B. 1 - Section 3319.60, 3319.61
Amends the membership of the educator standards board (ESB). Specifies that board membership must reflect the diversity of the state in term...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Education Standards Board Subcommittees|
H.B. 1 - Section 3319.611, 3319.612, and 3319.63
3319.611: Establishes the subcommittee on standards for superintendents of the education standards board (ESB). Establishes subcommittee mem...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Anti-Nepotism Provisions|
H.B. 251 Section 2
Defines immediate family member. Effective with local board members elected or appointed after July 2009, bars an individual who has an imme...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Duties of a Superintendent|
Makes provisions relative to certain duties of a local public school superintendent, including but not limited to serving as school board se...
|AL||Vetoed 05/2008||P-12||Posting Notices of Vacant Positions|
Requires the posting of notices of vacancies in the offices of State Superintendent of Education, county superintendent of education, city s...
|GA||Adopted 12/2007||P-12||Teacher Certification|
GAC 505-2-.10, -.26, -.96, -.150, -.166, -.167, -.202,-.300, -.350, -.351, -.352, -.353, - .354, -.355; 505-3-.62, -.63
505-2-.10: Adds provisions and clarification for National Guard personnel to apply for JROTC instructor positions, which is now authorized b...
|PA||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Leadership|
H.B. 842, Sections on Leadership
Section 3 is amended to require that any superintendent candidate has completed a program that included the Pennsylvania leadership standard...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Duties of School Boards|
Requires school board members other than of the Chicago Board of Education to take an oath of office. Sets forth the contents of that oath. ...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Superintendent Residency|
Authorizes district school boards to establish a policy for superintendent residency.
|VT||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Student and Parent Awareness|
Directs the commissioner of education to send annually to each superintendent a list of information that schools must provide to the elector...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Employment and Removal of Superintendent|
Relative to the employment and removal of a superintendent of schools by a local public school board, provides for such employment pursuant ...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Educational Financial Accounting and Reporting|
Expands upon the Arkansas Educational Financial Accounting and Reporting Act of 2004. Requires charter schools to follow the financial repor...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Education Professional Standards Board|
Updates language relating to a superintendent's certificate and the role of the Education Professional Standards Board; clarifies timelines,...
|NY||Signed into law 11/2003||P-12||Salary Cap for a District Superintendent|
Relates to setting of salary cap for a district superintendent beginning in 2003-2004 which is either 106% of the cap in the preceding year ...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12|
The requirements for a certificate for superintendents and principal are to include not less than completion of a standard master's degree, ...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Duties of the Superintendent|
H.B. 212 (Omnibus Bill)
Adds Section 22-5-14. Specifies that the superintendent is the CEO of the district. Duties are to carry out policies and rules of the stat...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Non-Traditional Superintendents|
Relates to school district administrator amendments; allows a local board to hire a superintendent with outstanding professional qualificati...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Duties and Powers of County Superintendent|
Designates the office of county school superintendent as a local education service agency that is eligible to provide programs to school dis...
|ME||Public Law No. 04/2002||P-12||Duties of Board Members and Superintendents|
Relates to the local governance of school administrative units; clarify that the primary role and responsibilities of school board members a...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Transfer of Employees|
Provides that the Director of Schools rather than the board of education would have the authority to transfer teachers from one
position to ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Superintendent Contracts|
H.B. 434, S.B. 439
Makes the implementation of any superintendent resignation, retirement, or other financial package and contract negotiation or renegotiation...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Hiring of Superintendents|
Requires boards of education to announce when applications for superintendent are to be submitted and when superintendent will be employed. ...
|WY||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Superintendents Exempt From Requirements|
Exempts district superintendents from certification requirements by the Wyoming professional teaching standards board....
|KY||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Superintendent Contracts|
Permits a local board to enter into a contract with a superintendent of schools for a term of no more than 3 years that is extended annually...