Senate Bill 137

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Title AN ACT relating to assessment ethics.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1391
Sponsor M. Wilson
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 161 to make it unlawful for any school district employee to allow examinees to view assessment questions in advance, copy test booklet contents, provide guidance to assist examinees to arrive at correct answers, make answer keys available, change student responses, fail to follow test security protocols, or follow any rules established by the Kentucky Board of Education; require superintendent and principal to enforce policies; require the Kentucky Board of Education to adopt statistical guidelines for determining testing irregularities; authorize prosecution of violations; require the Office of Education Accountability to periodically review assessment results and anomalies; provide for a fine upon conviction of not more than $1,000; confirm authority of the Education Professional Standards Board to investigate allegations of misconduct and to prosecute disciplinary actions.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Assessment procedure violations, clarification of
State Agencies - Education Professional Standards Board, assessment allegations, investigation of
State Agencies - Kentucky Board of Education, assessment irregularity statistical guidelines, requirement of
Teachers - Assessment procedure violations, clarification of


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