2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor John A. Kitzhaber, M.D., for Department of Education)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to early reading programs; declaring an emergency.|
Establishes Age Three Through Grade Three Reading Initiative within Department of Education.
Makes calculation of aggregate days membership for kindergarten students contingent on early reading program.] Establishes Kindergarten Through Grade Three Reading Initiative Program to assist community-based organizations and tribes of this state with entering into partnerships with school districts to implement early reading programs in summer or before or after school.] Establishes Kindergarten Through Grade Three Reading Initiative Account.] Directs department to award extended learning grants and professional development grants as part of initiative. Directs department to ensure staff development is coordinated and to identify evidence-based early literacy curriculum. Establishes Age Three Through Grade Three Reading Initiative Account. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2015.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||Revenue Impact Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|