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HB 1680 Board of Education; Career and Technical Education Work-Based Learning Guide.

Introduced by: Roslyn C. Tyler | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Board of Education; Career and Technical Education Work-Based Learning Guide. Requires the Board of Education to review and revise, in consultation with certain stakeholders and no later than December 1, 2020, its Career and Technical Education Work-Based Learning Guide to expand the opportunities available for students to earn credit for graduation through high-quality work-based learning experiences or in the case of agricultural education

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HB 1630 Public schools; provisional teacher licensure; certain individuals.

Introduced by: Terry G. Kilgore | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Public schools; provisional teacher licensure; certain individuals. Permits any school board and division superintendent to extend from three months to six months the period within which the provisional license of an individual seeking initial teacher licensure who has not completed professional assessments will expire for the purpose of establishing such individual's eligibility for initial licensure, provided that such individual has received a satisfactory mid-year performance review in the current school year and meets all other eligibility criteria.

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HB 1613 Public school teachers; technical professional licenses; eligibility criteria.

Introduced by: Emily M. Brewer | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Public school teachers; technical professional licenses; eligibility criteria. Requires the Board of Education, pursuant to regulation, to permit any individual who seeks a technical professional license to substitute the successful completion of an intensive, job-embedded, three-year program of professional development for the nine semester hours of professional studies required for such license.

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SB 54 Virginia Retirement System; retired law-enforcement officers employed as school security officers.

Introduced by: John A. Cosgrove, Jr. | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Virginia Retirement System; retired law-enforcement officers employed as school security officers. Allows a retired law-enforcement officer to continue to receive his service retirement allowance during a subsequent period of employment by a local school division as a school security officer.

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HB 1584 Business advisory committee; established.

Introduced by: Glenn R. Davis | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Public institutions of higher education; State Council of Higher Education for Virginia; business advisory committee. Establishes a business advisory committee, consisting of business and industry leaders in the Commonwealth, to advise the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia regarding the approval of new academic programs at public institutions of higher education in relation to current workforce and industry needs in the Commonwealth and other relevant topics deemed fit by the committee. Appointments shall be based on recommendations made by the Council, the General Assembly, the Governor, and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations, the House Committee on Education

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SB 978 State Board of Education; technical professional licenses; military science endorsement.

Introduced by: John S. Edwards | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: State Board of Education; technical professional licenses; military science endorsement. Directs the State Board of Education to amend its regulations to require that persons seeking a technical professional license with an endorsement to teach military science have either the appropriate credentials issued by the United States military or a recommendation from a Virginia employing educational agency.

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SB 957 Commission on Civic Education; sunset and funding.

Introduced by: David W. Marsden | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Commission on Civic Education; sunset and funding. Repeals the sunset provision for the Commission on Civic Education. The bill also repeals a prohibition on the use of general funds to support the work of the Commission.

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HB 1568 State Board of Education; technical professional licenses; military science endorsement.

Introduced by: Nick Rush | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: State Board of Education; technical professional licenses; military science endorsement. Directs the State Board of Education to amend its regulations to require that persons seeking a technical professional license with an endorsement to teach military science have either the appropriate credentials issued by the United States military or a recommendation from a Virginia employing educational agency.

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HB 1547 Public institutions of higher education; exemption from out-of-state tuition rates.

Introduced by: Alfonso H. Lopez | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Public institutions of higher education; exemption from out-of-state tuition rates. Permits an individual to be exempt from paying out-of-state tuition rates at public institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth if he meets the following criteria: (i) attended high school for at least one year in the Commonwealth and either (a) graduated from a public or private high school or program of home instruction in the Commonwealth or (b) passed a high school equivalency examination approved by the Secretary of Education and (ii) registers as an entering student or is enrolled in a public institution of higher education in the Commonwealth. The bill provides that this exemption shall be available to students who meet the criteria regardless of their

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