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State Board of Education Rule Filings

Adopted New 19 TAC Chapter 111, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics, Subchapter C, High School, §111.47, Statistics, Adopted 2015 (One Credit)

Summary: The adoption adds Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for a new high school advanced mathematics course for implementation in the 2015-2016 school year. The new rule was adopted without changes from what was published as proposed.

Effective Date: March 18, 2015.

 

Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 111, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Mathematics, Subchapter C, High School, §111.48, Algebraic Reasoning, Adopted 2015 (One Credit)

Summary: The proposal would add Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for a new high school advanced mathematics course for implementation in the 2015-2016 school year.

Public Comment Period: March 13, 2015 – April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Proposed Effective Date: 20 days after filing as adopted with the Texas Register.

 

Proposed Revisions to 19 TAC Chapter 112, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Science, Subchapter D, Other Science Courses

Summary: The proposal would update the course titles for International Baccalaureate (IB) science courses to align with other foundation subject area IB courses.

Public Comment Period: March 13, 2015 – April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Proposed Effective Date: August 24, 2015.

 

State Board of Education Rule Filings

Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 127, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Career Development

Summary: The proposal would add new Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for middle school and high school career development courses for implementation in the 2017-2018 school year.

Public Hearing Notice: The SBOE has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed new rules on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. in Room 1-104, William B. Travis Building, 1701 North Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas 78701. For information on registering to testify at the public hearing, go to http://tea.texas.gov/About_TEA/Leadership/State_Board_of_Education/SBOE_Meetings/Public_Testimony_Registration_Instructions_and_Procedures/.

Public Comment Period: March 13, 2015 – April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Proposed Effective Date: August 28, 2017.

 

Proposed New 19 TAC Chapter 130, Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Career and Technical Education

Summary: The proposal would add new Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for high school career and technical education courses for Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications; Business Management and Administration; Education and Training; Finance; Hospitality and Tourism; Human Services; Manufacturing; and Marketing for implementation in the 2017-2018 school year.

Public Hearing Notice: The SBOE has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed new rules on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. in Room 1-104, William B. Travis Building, 1701 North Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas 78701. For information on registering to testify at the public hearing, go to http://tea.texas.gov/About_TEA/Leadership/State_Board_of_Education/SBOE_Meetings/Public_Testimony_Registration_Instructions_and_Procedures/.

Public Comment Period: March 13, 2015 – April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Earliest Possible Date of Adoption: April 2015 SBOE meeting.

Proposed Effective Date: August 28, 2017.

 

Please see the TEA website to view State Board of Education rules.

 

You may submit comments on proposed rules to rules@tea.texas.gov. A request for a public hearing on a proposal submitted under the Administrative Procedure Act must be received by the commissioner of education not more than 14 calendar days after notice of the proposal has been published in the Texas Register. Unforeseen circumstances may delay publication of the agency rules in the Texas Register. The Rules website will be updated to reflect any changes.

 

Please contact TEA at:

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(512) 475-1497

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