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2022 Legislative Session Week 4: February 4, 2022 We are nearing the halfway mark of the 2022 Legislative Session! Assessments: This week the House began its work on the new assessments and accountability system. HB 1193, K-12 Assessments and Accountability, by Representative Rene Plasencia (R-Titusville), was considered by the Early Learning and Elementary Education subcommittee. …

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5 Essentials for School Improvement: DCPS Survey Participation January 22, 2022 The District will be conducting a survey called the “5 Essentials for School Improvement”. While this is a DCPS survey, links to the survey will be provided on January 25, 2022 through the University of Chicago. Survey participation is optional and will be open …

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2022 Legislative Session Update Week 2: January 21, 2022 The second week of the session has come to an end. While a handful of bills seem to be moving at the speed of light, most bills are moving at a snail’s pace. We still have seven more weeks to go. Individual Freedom from Discomfort: Instead …

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2022 Legislative Session Update #1 Week 1: January 14, 2022 The 2022 legislative session has officially begun! The 60-day session kicked off with the traditional pomp and circumstance, including speeches by the legislative leadership and the Governor, which set the tone for what is to come. The Senate President’s speech included an affirmation to ensure …

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Student Progression Plan District Committee

January 13, 2022 DTU is looking for volunteers to serve on the District Student Progression Plan Committee. The Committee addresses yearly changes to State academic, promotional and graduation requirements for students. All meetings are held on-line through TEAMS. Teachers are needed for the Committee in the following areas: Committee Teacher Categories Elementary School K-2 (primary) …

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2022 DTU Legislative Update

Interim Committee Week Six                        December 3, 2021 This was the last and final committee week of the 2022 legislative session. The session is around the corner. We anticipated more being done this week, however, only a few bills were taken up for consideration. Priority Legislation Update: Currently we are tracking more than 100 education-related bills …

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