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National Teacher Appreciation Week begins.
Senate has a third reading on House bill requiring colleges and universities to report graduates by school district (HB 2147-B).
8:30 a.m. Joint Ways and Means Education Subcommittee holds informational meeting on the role of education service districts.
3 p.m. House Education Committee holds informational meeting on establishing the Educator Advancement Council (SB 182-A) and the Early Indicator and Intervention System (SB 183).
8:30 a.m. Joint Tax Reform Committee holds informational meeting on business tax reform.
10 a.m. State Land Board meets and is scheduled to consider the sale of the Elliott State Forest.
3 p.m. Senate Education Committee holds public hearing on:
Allowing priority admissions for charter schools (HB 3313).
Expanding entities that can get money for CTE and STEM activities (HB 2258).
Encouraging civics education (HB 2219-A).
3 p.m. Senate Education Committee holds work session on:
Removing requirements for veterans to get high school diploma (HB 2220).
Encouraging financial literacy courses (HB 2229-A).
Adding social worker to grant list for preventing absenteeism (HB 2648).
3 p.m. House Education Committee holds informational meeting on ASPIRE and Oregon GEAR UP.
3 p.m. House Education Committee holds work session on:
Allowing short-term waiver for teaching license (SB 205-A).
Revising educator preparation program requirements (SB 221-A).
Changing requirements for dyslexia screening (SB 1003-A).
Items may be added to legislative committee agendas during the week. The Oregon Legislature keeps an updated page of committee agendas at: olis.leg.state.or.us/LIZ/Committees/Meeting/List
- Jake Arnold
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