Education Committee Schedule - May 11 - 15, 2009

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

Education and Cultural Affairs Committee

Week of May 11 – 15, 2009

Monday:   

Work Sessions

9:00 a.m. –

L.D. 1457: An Act To Limit Membership by School Administrative Units in Certain Interscholastic Organizations

L.D. 1126: An Act To Limit the Scope of Miscellaneous Costs within the General Purpose Aid for Local Schools Appropriation

L.D. 522: Resolve, To Establish the Study Commission Regarding Teachers' Salaries

L.D. 1101: Resolve, To Understand and Assist in Efforts To Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education

H.P. 820: Joint Study Order to Study Providing Child Care for Students of the University of Maine System and the Maine Community College System 

Public Hearing

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1295: An Act To Establish the Middle School of Science and Mathematics 

Work Sessions

1:30 p.m. –

L.D. 1295: An Act To Establish the Middle School of Science and Mathematics 

Public Hearing

2:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1325: An Act Regarding Curriculum Requirements and Standards for Awarding a High School Diploma

Tuesday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Work Sessions

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1415: Resolve, To Promote Partnerships between the University of Maine System and the Maine Business Community

L.D. 1090: An Act To Allow Veterans and Active Duty Military Members To Qualify for In-state Tuition

L.D. 1324: An Act To Adopt the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children

L.D. 1106: Resolve, To Establish a Schoolchildren's Well-being Stakeholder Group

L.D. 1280: Resolve, To Provide a Program Model for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

L.D. 1443: An Act To Support the Center of Excellence for At-risk Students

H.P. 842: Joint Study Order To Study the Administrative Burden within School Districts as a Result of School Administrative Consolidation

Wednesday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Work Sessions

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1178: Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 131:  The Maine Federal, State, and Local Accountability Standards, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Education

L.D. 1297: An Act To Abolish the State Board of Education

L.D. 1446: An Act To Create the Maine Online Learning Program

L.D. 1163: Resolve, To Reduce Childhood Obesity in Schools by Adding to the Physical Education Curriculum

L.D. 1407: An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the PE4ME Planning and Oversight Team

Thursday:  

Session

10:00 a.m. – House and Senate 

Work Sessions

1:00 p.m. –

L.D. 1140: Resolve, Directing the Department of Education and the Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources To Convene a Work Group To Strengthen Farm-to-school Efforts in the State

L.D. 1438: An Act To Permit Charter Schools in Maine

L.D. 1356: An Act To Improve the Ability of the Department of Education To Conduct Longitudinal Data Studies

Friday:  

Work Session

9:00 a.m. –

L.D. 1325: An Act Regarding Curriculum Requirements and Standards for Awarding a High School Diploma

H.P. 701: Joint Study Order To Establish a Working Group to Identify Unfunded Educational Mandates