COMMITTEE:    Education 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Thursday, March 21, 2013 

PLACE:        E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Dan Patrick 



SB 547        Hancock
Relating to the applicability of certain laws to open-enrollment charter schools.

SB 1365       Duncan | et al.
Relating to the provision of credit by examination for public school students.

SB 1538       Van de Putte | et al.
Relating to evaluating the performance, including computing dropout and completion rates, of public schools, including schools designated as dropout recovery schools and residential facilities.

Public testimony will be limited to 2 minutes per person.




SB 2          Patrick
Relating to charter schools and home-rule charter school districts, including establishment of the Charter School Authorizing Authority.

SB 17         Patrick | et al.
Relating to the training in school safety of certain employees of a school district or an open-enrollment charter school authorized to carry a concealed handgun on school premises.

SB 832        Davis
Relating to training for school district liaisons who assist students in the conservatorship of the state with school enrollments and transfers.

SB 833        Davis
Relating to the aggregation of data in the Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) regarding public school students in foster care.