Standards of Quality; requires identification of gifted education programs. (SB1213)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Standards of Quality; Standard 1; gifted education programs. Requires the identification of students in kindergarten and throughout the public school grades for enrollment in gifted education programs. Students who demonstrate exceptional intellectual aptitude, or specific aptitude in mathematics, the sciences, English language, history or social studies, technical and practical arts, or visual or performing arts, in accordance with Board of Education standards, must be enrolled in gifted education programs. School boards must either meet or exceed the standards established by the Board. Amends § 22.1-253.13:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074711732
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2007Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/26/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1213)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2104.