|GA||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Digital Learning|
Allows the State Board of Education to establish a grant program to incentivize the adoption of digital learning using high speed internet c...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Supplemental Online Education Services|
Amends legislative findings regarding supplemental online courses, and articulates general assembly's goals of online courses and blended le...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Digital Learning|
Creates a digital course learning program pilot. Beginning in the 2013-2014 school year, all public schools and charters must provide at lea...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Classroom Innovation Grant Program|
Provides $500,000 in funding for classroom innovation to allow classroom teachers to utilize technology in creative and innovative ways to e...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2012||P-12||Computing Average Daily Attendance for Students in Online Instruction|
From bill summary: Commencing with the 2014–15 school year, authorizes, for purposes of computing average daily attendance, the inclusion of...
|MI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Michigan Virtual University|
Redefines the role of the Michigan Virtual University and requires that it establish the Center for Online Learning Research and Innovation ...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Blended Learning|
S.B. 316 - Blended Learning
Defines "blended learning" and "digital learning." Permits a local district, community school, STEM school, college-preparatory boarding sch...
|OK||Adopted 06/2012||P-12||Supplemental Online Course Program|
OK ADC 210:15-34-1 through 16
Pursuant to Senate Bill 280 these rules create the Oklahoma Supplemental Online Course Program, which authorizes schools districts to spend ...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Online Programs and Schools (section 14)|
H.B. 1240 (section 14)
Revises current statute to distinguish between online schools and online programs. Incorporates online programs into statutes that apply to ...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Online Learning|
S.F. 2284 -- Division IV
This section requires the department to develop and establish an online learning program model. Specifies that not more than 0.18% of studen...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Colorado Digital Learning Study|
The bill directs the department of education to commission a study of the issues surrounding integration of digital learning into the statew...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Average Daily Membership|
Limits the window during which the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) can conduct Average Daily Membership (ADM) audits to three years fr...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Updates and Expands the use of Digital Learning|
Directs all postsecondary institutions offering teacher preparation programs approved by the Minnesota Board of Teaching to include in their...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Online Courses and Services|
Authorizes certain county boards of education to request that the State Department of Education develop or review and approve certain online...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Virtual Learning Advisory Council|
Establishes the Maryland Advisory Council for Virtual Learning within the Department of Education, with the mission of the council to encour...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Online Courses and Services|
Authorizing a county board of education to procure online courses and services that the county board has approved as being high quality and ...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Electronic Reader Pilot Program|
Requires the State Department of Education to conduct a study on the costs and benefits (specifications detailed in bill) of establishing an...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Online Clearinghouse|
Directs the department of education to develop a clearinghouse through which local school systems and charter schools may offer distance lea...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Online Learning|
S.B. 289 - Online Learning
Directs the state board to establish rules and regulations to maximize the number of students, beginning with students entering ninth grade ...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Online and Blended Learning|
H.B. 7063 - Online and Blended Learning
Provides Florida Virtual School (FVS) full-time students who meet specified academic and conduct requirements are eligible to participate in...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Online Course for High School Graduation|
H.B. 7063 - Online Course for High School Graduation
Prohibits a school from requiring a student to complete the online course requirement for high school graduation outside the school day or i...
|LA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Authorizing Online and Other Course Providers|
Requires the state board of education to create a process for authorizing course providers, including online or virtual providers, postsecon...
|AR||Adopted 02/2012||P-12||Distance Learning Regulations|
AR ADC 005.25.2-1.00 to AR ADC 005.25.2-13.00; AR ADC 005.25.4-1.00 to AR ADC 005.25.4-5.00; AR ADC 005.25.5-1.00 to AR ADC 005.25.5-9.00
Creates the distance Learning Coordinating Council to evaluate programs and determine whether they are being utilized fully and efficiently....
|ME||Issued 02/2012||P-12||2012 Maine Executive Order 1|
2012 ME EO 1
As part of the Maine Department of Education's plan to implement a student centered, proficiency based model for education, the governor has...
|TX||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Courses Offered Through State Virtual School Network|
Permits a student to enroll in a course provided through the state virtual school network if the student is either under 21 or under 26 and ...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||State Standards|
H.B. 153 - State Standards
Removes provision that the state board adopt state standards every five years after June 30, 2010; replaces with provision that state board ...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Digital Learning Now Act|
Creates Digital Learning Now Act. Requires school districts to establish virtual instruction options. Authorizes establishment of virtual ch...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Digital Curriculum/ Middle School Career and Professional Academy|
H.B. 1255 - Sec. 17, 19, 20, 28
Authorizes school districts to provide a digital curriculum for students in grades 6 through 12 (Sec. 17). Requires a district's strategic p...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Technology in Schools|
S.B. 100 - Technology Provisions
This section requires the Department to report to the legislature on current and planned use of technology and Internet services in public s...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Supplemental Online Courses|
Instructs the state board to adopt rules to provide for implementation of supplemental online courses and makes the measure apply only to st...
|WA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Integrating Technology Literacy and Fluency as a Stated Educational Core Concept and Principle|
Requires school districts to provide students with the opportunity to integrate technology literacy and fluency in core courses. http://app...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||State Aid for Students in Online Courses|
The measure requires that state aid to districts for students in online courses be based upon the average daily membership of those students...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Allowable Expenditures of K-3 Reading Improvement Program Funds|
Identifies allowable expenditures of K-3 Reading Improvement Program funds, including, among other uses, focused reading remediations throug...
|PA||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 11/2010||P-12||State Standards for Business, Computer and Information Technology Courses|
H.B. 101- Section 1552
This section requires the Secretary of Education to establish state standards for business, computer and information technology courses with...
|MI||Signed into law 09/2010||P-12||Online Education Programs Required Report|
S.B. 1154 - Sec. 903
Requires the state department of education to work with districts that operate as a school of excellence cyber school and districts that ope...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Technology-Based Materials as Part of Instructional Materials|
Adds that a nonpublic, nonsectarian school that provides K-12 special education services must, in providing state-adopted, standards-based, ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Increases Minimum High School Graduation Requirements|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 16
Increases the minimum credits required for high school graduation from 20 to 25 and gives greater emphasis to math, science and world langua...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||On-line Credit Recovery Program|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 28
Requires schools with a dropout rate of 8% or higher to establish an on-line credit recovery program to help students earn needed credits. S...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Virtual School|
Authorizes a local board of education to establish a virtual school, subject to the approval of the Maryland State Department of Education. ...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Instructional Resources|
Updates process for adopting textbooks and other instructional material; replaces the terms "textbooks", "instructional materials", and "lea...
|ME||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Students with Disabilities Access to Materials/Braille Access|
S.B. 588 - Sec. 5
Provides for access to instructional materials and online learning for students with disabilities; requires access to Braille for instructio...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Definition of "Technology-Based Materials"|
Relates to instructional materials. Revises the definition of technology-based materials to specify that they may include the electronic equ...
|CA||Vetoed 10/2009||P-12||Education Technology Task Force|
Adds Article 15.1., "Education Technology Task Force" to the education code. Defines "technology literacy". Establishes a task force for edu...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Financial Reporting and Minimum Standards|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.07
Partially from the DOE summary of H.B. 1:Modifies the current requirement for the state board to develop a standard for reporting financial ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Technology Demonstration Sites and Computer Lending Pilot Program|
Changes the "Technology Immersion Pilot Project" to the "Technology Demonstration Sites Project." Changes the purposes of the project to:
|FL||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12|
|School Construction Bonds/Virtual Instruction Program/School Breakfast Programs/Florida Teacher Lead Program|
Creates the Florida Qualified School Construction Bond Allocation Act; requires the Office of Technology and Information Services (under sup...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Task Force on Internet-Based Instruction|
Creates the Task Force on Internet-Based Instruction to conduct a comprehensive review of Internet-based instruction in this state and make ...
|UT||Adopted 02/2009||P-12||Electronic Devices in Public Schools|
Directs all districts and charter schools, by April 2009, to adopt policies governing the possession and use of electronic devices while on ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2008||P-12||Technological delivered instruction|
Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to establish the Statewide Education Technology Policy Task Force for the purpose of devel...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Internet Safety Education|
Relates to Internet safety education curriculum. Beginning with the 2009-2010 school year, requires districts to incorporate an age-appropri...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Internet Use Policies|
Requires the development of acceptable Internet use policies for public and private schools to protect children from certain online material...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Internet Safety Education Act|
Creates the Internet Safety Education Act. Provides that each school may adopt an age-appropriate curriculum for Internet safety instruction...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Pilot Program of Technology-Based Supplemental Instruction|
Directs the Commissioner of Education to establish a pilot program providing grants to school districts with enrollment of fewer than 5,000 ...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Grants for Volunteers, Technology-Based Supplemental Instruction|
H.B. 2237 (Supplemental Help Provisions)
Requires the commissioner to award grants to organizations that provide volunteers for programs to enhance college readiness, workforce read...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2007||Postsec.||Authorizes Free Internet Access|
Authorizes state colleges and universities to provide free Internet access campus wide.
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12|
|Regional Educational Technology Assistance Center|
Creates the regional educational technology assistance center as a professional development center at New Mexico state university's college ...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||21st Century Tools for Schools Technology Initiative|
Establishes the 21st Century Tools for 21st Century Schools Technology Initiative to replace, enhance and fund current technology programs i...
|AZ||Issued 01/2007||P-12||21st Century Schools|
Executive Order 6
Relates to the building of 21st century schools to serve Arizona's students. Includes technology, personal learning enivronments, productiv...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Integrating Technology into the Curriculum|
S.B. 311--Sec. 3313.603(C)(7) Part 4
Directs public, charter and chartered nonpublic schools to integrate technology whereever practicable across the curriculum. Provides that d...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2006||P-12||Digital Arts Program|
Establishes the Digital Arts Studio Partnership Program to train youth in digital technology arts. Requires the program to be administered b...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2006||P-12||Electronic Instructional Materials|
Authorizes 12 schools to request a publisher that makes instructional materials available to a school district in a hard copy format to make...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2006||P-12||Internet Safety Curriculum|
Requires the State Department of Education to develop and maintain Internet safety curriculum for use by local educational agencies. Require...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2006||P-12||Ethical Use of Information Technology|
Requires a school district's education technology plan to include a component to educate pupils and teachers on the appropriate and ethical ...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2006||P-12||Proper and Safe Use of the Internet|
Provides that any school district may provide instruction designed to promote the proper and safe use of the internet to K-12th grade studen...
|MD||Vetoed 04/2006||P-12||Educational Technology Pilot Program|
H.B. 1439; S.B. 848
Establishes the Educational Technology Pilot Program in Baltimore City and Dorchester, Prince George's, Somerset, and St. Mary's counties; r...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2006||P-12||Internet Safety Instruction|
Requires that Internet safety instruction emphasizing ways of avoiding dangerous, inappropriate, and unlawful Internet use to students in sc...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Public School Curriculum|
Requires the Arkansas Science and Technology Authority to develop a knowledge-based technology curriculum for use in grades 7-12 beginning i...
|CO||To governor 04/2005||P-12||School District Internet Safety Plan|
Encourages districts to provide age-appropriate curriculum that covers safe use of the Internet. Concerns inclusion of an internet safety pl...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Define Instructional Materials|
Expands list of "instructional materials" that may be exempt from sales tax when purchased by schools, to include sheet music, electronic so...
|PA||Signed into law 11/2004||P-12||Child Protection - Internet Related|
Provides for protection of children from obscene material, child pornography and other material that is harmful to children on the Internet ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Technology Assistance Project|
Makes certain findings and declarations relating to the California Technology Assistance Project. Adds certain educational needs that can be...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Technical Immersion Project|
H.B. 4944; S.B.2732
Amends the School Code and the State Finance Act. Requires the State Board of Education to establish a 3-year technology immersion pilot pro...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2004||P-12|
|Student Loans and Scholarships|
Provides relative to student eligibility for Louisiana Tuition Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS) scholarship program. Eliminates prov...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Education Technology Programs & Technology Infrastructure|
Concerning education technology programs; requires schools to consider wireless technology in planning school construction projects and to t...
|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...
|AZ||Vetoed 04/2004||P-12||Technology Assisted Project Based Instruction|
Concerns school attendance and enrollment in technology assisted project-based instruction programs; clarifies that certain grades may enrol...
|DE||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Public Education Classroom Instruction Fund|
Appropriates $9,000,000 from the Federal Fiscal Relief Fund to the State's school districts and charter schools for the purchase of instruct...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||STARBASE Program|
In 1993, the United States Congress authorized the "Department
of Defense STARBASE Program" and authorized the Department of
Defense to ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Technology Immersion Pilot Project|
The agency may by rule establish the technology immersion pilot project to provide a wireless mobile computing device to each student in a
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Technology Assisted Pilot Program|
Requires pupils enrolled in the Technology Assisted Project Based Instruction Program (TAPBI) to be subject to testing requirements, and stu...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Vocational and Technological Education|
Establishes a joint legislative committee on vocational and technological education; establishes membership and purpose of committee. http:/...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Education|
Broadening the definition of instructional material; includes on-line resources and distance learning materials in this definition....
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Classroom Technology|
The Legislature of the state of Utah, the Governor concurring therein, recognizes audio enhancement technology as a research-proven
|NJ||Signed into law 02/2003||P-12||Core Curriculum Content Standards for Technology|
Requires the state board to adopt core curriculum content standards for technology....
|MO||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Internet Pornography|
Requires public elementary and secondary schools and libraries to use filtering software or other means to restrict access by minors to porn...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Technology for Teacher Development and Classrooms|
Includes computer-based technology, CD-ROM discs and web-based resources and courses in the definition of "technology" under this section. A...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Electronic Textbooks|
Allows electronic textbooks to be recommended, adopted, and purchased in same manner as regular textbooks. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6,...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Oklahoma Statewide Portal System|
Creates the Oklahoma Statewide Portal System; relates to Internet access....
|KS||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Technology Network for Schools|
Concerns the KAN-ED Act; provides for the establishment and maintenance of a broadband technology-based network for certain schools, librari...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||State Instructional Materials Commission|
Modifies provisions related to the State Textbook Commission by changing its name to the State Instructional Materials Commission; Expands t...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Internet Usage|
Relates to internet access in public schools; directs every public school furnishing student access to the Internet to utilize the appropria...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Additional compensation for teachers that teach over Digital Dakota Network|
Any teacher that teaches a course over the Digital Dakota Network shall receive additional compensation for each course and from each school...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Internet Usage|
Relates to internet access in public schools; directs every public school furnishing student access to the Internet to utilize the appropria...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2000||P-12||Technology for Students in Nonpublic Schools|
Expands the use of computer hardware and instructional materials purchased by school districts for use by students enrolled in nonpublic sch...
|RI||Became law without GOVERNOR'S signature 07/2000||P-12||Commercial Advertising on Computers|
Relates to curriculum; permits the display of televised commercial advertising necessarily incidental to Internet access....
|CT||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12||High School Grant Program for Math, Science & Computers|
Provides that the Department of Education shall establish a competitive grant program for high school projects that involve one or more of t...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2000||Postsec.||Access to State Technical College System|
(LD 2519) Increases access to the State's Technical College System; provides funding to add additional students systemwide; addresses the St...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2000||Postsec.||Technology in Higher Education|
Concerns the role of higher education in the development of technology; encourages higher education institutions and systems to participate ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Technology Standards|
Revises Standards of Quality to make educational technology squarely within the scope of the Standards of Quality; requires the Board of Edu...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12|
Addresses information technology literacy at baccalaureate institutions of higher learning....
|NJ||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Electronic Textbooks|
Permits aid to nonpublic schools for electronic textbooks; defines electronic textbooks as including computer software, computer-assisted in...