Tuesday, January 24, 2012

SB185 (Miller) which provides that the Board of Education shall only require SOL assessments for math and English in the third grade was passed by the Senate 33Y-7N.

SB271 (Marsh), as amended, adds evidence-based antibullying tactics to the list of training that the Virginia Center for School Safety provides and adds bullying to the list of topics on which the Center conducts research and provides information.  The bill was passed by the Senate 29Y-11N.