Views
1 year ago

Joint Legislative Budget Hearing on Education

2kt3zx7

Enhance the Achievement

Enhance the Achievement of English Language Learners 2017-18 $12.4 M ong>Budgetong> Request Provide educational opportunities for New York’s diverse student population New funding would support Native Language Arts test development ($11.4 million) and translation of all required state assessments into the State’s eight most common home foreign languages ($1 million). • Over the past 10 years, the state’s English language learner student enrollment has increased by 20 percent, and these students now make up 8 percent of New York’s student population. • In order to provide English language learners with the opportunity and resources to demonstrate achievement of higher standards, the Department is seeking funding to develop and implement a Native Language Arts test, beginning with Spanish. • In addition, the Department is seeking to offer translations of all required state assessments to better inform educators about students’ knowledge and abilities. 16

Development of Regents Exams in World Languages 2017-18 $5.0 M ong>Budgetong> Request Enhance Opportunities for Students to Better Demonstrate What They Know • For well over a century, the Department developed and oversaw the administration of Regents Exams in World Languages to provide a uniformly high-standard for instruction in the tested languages in high schools across the New York. Unfortunately, due to state budget cuts, these exams had to be discontinued in the 2011- 12 school year. • The lack of these exams has limited graduation options under the Regents Multiple Pathways “4+1” option. • The Department is seeking $5 million in state funding to resume Regents Exams in the four World Languages (Spanish, French, Chinese (simplified), and Italian) that are taught most frequently in New York high schools. 17

Proposition 98 Education Analysis - Legislative Analyst's Office
Joint Legislative Agenda for the 112th Congress - American ...
Full Report (PDF) - Office of the Legislative Auditor
2011 Legislative Review Book - Florida Department of Education
2002 Legislative Budget.pmd - Legislative Budget and Finance ...
Votes Count: Legislative Action on Pre-K Fiscal ... - Education Justice
LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES
SSC Budget Presentation 2013 - Humboldt County Office of Education
Legislative Commision's Budget Subcommittee - January 25, 2013
report of the - Virginia Joint Legislative Audit and Review ...
Education Budgets - UNESCO Islamabad
notice of budget hearing - Pasco County Schools
Funding of Constitutional Officers - Virginia Joint Legislative Audit ...
2013 NADO Legislative Update - NADO.org
Illinois Department of Human Services Legislative Update 2007
NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE FORUM - MRPA
Capital Outlay Process - Virginia Joint Legislative Audit and Review ...
A Foreign Affairs Budget for the Future - The American Academy of ...
Doing School Choice Right - Center on Reinventing Public Education
LEGISLATIVE GUIDE - Greater Oklahoma City Chamber
Legislative Handbook 2010 - Washington State Grange
2013 Legislative Platform - New York State School Boards Association
Legislative Program - the Virginia Municipal League
Presentation of Legislation and Budget Proposals Related to K-12 ...
FY 2015 Budget and Legislative Priorities_0.pdf?utm_content=buffere9171&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook
OEA LEGISLATIVE SUMMARY - Oregon Live - OregonLive.com
Legislative Update Conv Issue FINAL - American Association of ...