High school; prohibition of certain level course grading policies. (HB1370)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Prohibition of certain high school level course grading policies. Proscribes high school level course grading policies at the high school and local school board level that (i) prohibit homework assignments from counting toward any student's grade in any academic course; (ii) prohibit incomplete assignments or assignments not turned in by the assigned deadline from counting as a zero in any student's grade in any academic course; (iii) prohibit extraneous factors such as neatness, effort, and timeliness from being able to be counted toward any student's grade in any course; or (iv) require teachers to permit retakes on tests or assignments that count toward any student's grade in any academic course. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/22/2016Committee
01/22/2016Presented and ordered printed 16103973D
01/22/2016Referred to Committee on Education
01/29/2016Assigned to sub: Education Innovation
01/29/2016Assigned Education sub: Education Innovation
02/02/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Education