2021 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Conference Report)

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VDOE - Plan for Monitoring School Division Compliance with State Standards

Item 143 #1c

Item 143 #1c

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Department of Education, Central Office Operations FY2021 $0 FY2022 $120,000 GF

Page 144, line 30, strike "$22,466,177" and insert "$22,586,177".

Page 146, after line 2, insert:

"J. Out of this appropriation, $120,000 the second year from the general fund is provided for the Department of Education to develop and implement a pilot program to more comprehensively supervise school division compliance with a subset of key standards by requiring (i) the submission of more comprehensive compliance information, (ii) selective independent verification of compliance, (iii) monitoring of corrective action implementation, and (iv) analysis of compliance trends and issues. The Department shall conduct the pilot program during the 2021-2022 school year and submit a report on the results to the Board of Education and House Education and Appropriations Committees and Senate Education and Health and Finance and Appropriations Committees no later than November 30, 2022."


(This amendment provides $120,000 the second year from the general fund as a one-time appropriation to implement recommendation 3 and policy option 1 from the 2020 JLARC report on "Operations and Performance of the Virginia Department of Education.")