Division-level performance assessments; DOE to develop and distribute resource guide. (SB1585)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem) with support from co-patron Del. Joe McNamara (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Education; division-level performance assessments; resource guide. Requires the Department of Education to develop and distribute to each local school division a resource guide on the local development and implementation of performance assessments that includes (i) detailed recommendations for methods of ensuring (a) the quality, validity, and reliability of such assessments, such as assurances, sampling, and auditing, and (b) the alignment of such assessments with the desired student outcomes of critical thinking, creative thinking, collaboration, communication, and citizenship and (ii) a collection of division-level performance assessment exemplars. Read the Bill »


01/24/2019: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103358D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2019Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/24/2019Incorporated by Education and Health (SB1218-Newman) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1585)

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The following bills are identical to this one: HB1320.

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