2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Aird
Co-Patron(s): Peace, Price, Rodman, VanValkenburg
Establish Expertise at DOE

Item 128 #2h

Item 128 #2h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Department of Education, Central Office Operations FY2019 $300,000 FY2020 $300,000 GF

Page 102, line 38, strike "$19,490,887" and insert "$19,790,887".
Page 102, line 38, strike "$19,490,887" and insert "$19,790,887".


(This amendment provides $300,000 each year from the general fund to the Department of Education to establish a group of expert staff to oversee and support the school divisions with the development and implementation of authentic and performance-based assessments as part of local alternative assessments required by § 22.1-253.13:3.c, Code of Virginia, and changes in the revised Standards of Accreditation as it related to social studies education across kindergarten through grade twelve. Funds will allow for an engaging process of feedback and support with a division or group of divisions.)