II. Presentation: Education Standards House Research
III. HF116 (Freiberg) - School districts authorized to renew expiring referendums by action of school board.
IV. HF163 (Youakim) - School board vacancy technical changes made.
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(Freiberg) - School districts authorized to renew expiring referendums by action of school board.
(Youakim) - Education; prekindergarten through grade 12 education policy changes made including general education, education excellence, teacher licensing, health and safety, special education, and early childhood education; and changes made to a report.
III. Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker Introduction to Committee
IV. Presentation: Standardized student testing recommendations from MDE's Future Assessment Design Working Group.
V. HF125 (Bennett) - Education programs; legislative grants awarded to organizations for education programs evidence-based grant standard established, and report required.
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(Bennett) - Education finance; evidence-based grant standard established for any legislative grants awarded to organizations for prekindergarten through grade 12 education programs, and report required.
III. Presentations: Innovative and effective ways schools/districts are tackling the opportunity gap and seeing results. A. Intermediate District 287 B. Prairie Island Indian Community C. St. Louis Park Public Schools D. St. Cloud Public Schools