Thanks to twitter user @staartest for spurring the compilation of these STAAR test related bills in the 84th Texas Legislature.
Bills related to number of State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR) tests:
- HB 742 and HB 774 which both eliminate 4/7 writing and 8 Social Studies. HB 742 also eliminates US History End of Course test.
- HB 959– Would only require testing in subjects for which testing is required by federal law
Bills related to End of Course (EOC) test graduation requirements:
- SB 149 Establishment of Independent Graduation Committees for students who fail to master all EOCs
Tweet any other bills affecting standardized testing to me (@troymooney) and I will add them to the list