Student growth indicators; Board of Education shall develop by October 1, 2014, report. (SB1167)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Student growth indicators; pilot program. Requires the Department of Education to establish a pilot program that explores the use and effectiveness of employing student growth indicators for school accountability and teacher evaluation. The bill requires the Department to give semiannual reports on the program to the Governor and the General Assembly. The program will expire on July 1, 2018. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102866D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2013Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/31/2013Reported from Education and Health (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Passed Senate (34-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Placed on Calendar
02/06/2013Read first time
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2013Assigned Education sub: Standards Of Quality
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 2-N)
02/13/2013Reported from Education with substitute (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Committee substitute printed 13105140D-H1
02/13/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/14/2013Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/15/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/15/2013Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read second time
02/20/2013Read third time
02/20/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105140D-H1
02/20/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1167H1
02/20/2013Passed House with substitute (91-Y 6-N)
02/20/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (91-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Title replaced 13105140D-H1
02/23/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1167ER)
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 640 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0640)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.