House Bill 420

Last Action to Education (H)
Title AN ACT relating to writing portfolios.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1565
Sponsors T. Edmonds, K. Hall
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 158.6453 to delete writing portfolios from the statewide assessment program; require the Kentucky Department of Education to provide to schools sample writing programs; require school councils to adopt a writing program and submit it for Department of Education for approval; require writing portfolios to be maintained for students beginning with the end of the primary program through grade twelve; require a local district evaluation of the writing program of each school; amend KRS 158.6459 and 164.7874 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Writing portfolios, removal from accountability system
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Writing programs, adoption of
State Agencies - Department of Education, writing program samples
Teachers - Writing program, use of


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