prepared by California Science Teachers Association
|Bill # (author)||Issues
(italics represent amendments)
|Analysis||Status||Who Supports It||Who Opposes It||Next Action||CSTA's Position|
|AB 224 (Bonilla)||Academic
Expands the indicators that make up the API, to include high school graduation rates, rates by which students fulfill the requirements for admission to postsecondary institutions, rates by which students complete a course of study that prepares them for entry-level employment.
|In Assembly Ed. Cmte.||Unk.||Unk.||3/30/11||Watch|
Support and Reform Act of 2011
In Assembly Ed. Cmte.
|AB 1033 (Feuer)||Academic
Permits the state supt. to recommend a process for the ongoing update of the science and history-social science standards.
|SB 140 (Lowenthal)||
Materials --Common Core Standards
|Passed Senate Ed. Cmte.; to Senate Appropriations Cmte.||
|SB 281 (Wyland)||Career
States findings and declarations of the legislature with regard to the need for career technical education and provides for the expansion of local districts' career technical education advisory committees.
|In Senate Ed. Cmte.||Unk.||Unk.||Unk.|
|SB 282 (Wyland)||
|In Senate Ed. Cmte.||CSTA
and History-Social Science Standards
Requires the establishment of an Academic Content Standards Commission to develop internationally benchmarked standards in science and history-social science; requires the commission to present the standards to the state board by January 1, 2013 and the state board to either adopt or reject the standards by June 30, 2013.
|In Senate Ed. Cmte.||CSTA||Unk.||Unk.||Support
|SB 402 (Correa)||
of 21st Century Skills into Frameworks
|In Senate Ed. Cmte.||
for 21st Century Skills