Education, Curriculum

Title: As introduced, requires the state board of education to develop standards, and the department of education to develop an aligned curriculum, for instruction on healthy relationships in the lifetime wellness standards. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 10.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-2527

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, authorizes each LEA and school that offers a firearm safety class or program to elementary-school students to post the curriculum and any corresponding educational materials on the school's or LEA's website. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-2761

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As introduced, requires the state board of education to develop standards, and the department of education to develop an aligned curriculum, for instruction on healthy relationships in the lifetime wellness standards. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 10.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-2411

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, deletes the family life curriculum required for schools located in certain counties that only allows students to receive education on sexual risk avoidance through abstinence; requires each LEA and public charter school that serves any of the grades kindergarten through 12 to provide students with medically accurate, age-appropriate sex education that teaches students about abstinence, contraception, consent, and how to develop healthy relationships and communication skills. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-2583

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, requires that the family life curriculum adopted by the state board of education or an LEA include information on the prevention of dating violence. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 13.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-2477

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, deletes the family life curriculum required for schools located in certain counties that only allows students to receive education on sexual risk avoidance through abstinence; requires each LEA and public charter school that serves any of the grades kindergarten through 12 to provide students with medically accurate, age-appropriate sex education that teaches students about abstinence, contraception, consent, and how to develop healthy relationships and communication skills. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-2434

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, requires that the family life curriculum adopted by the state board of education or an LEA include information on the prevention of dating violence. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 13.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-2269

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, authorizes each LEA and school that offers a firearm safety class or program to elementary-school students to post the curriculum and any corresponding educational materials on the school's or LEA's website. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-2209

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As enacted, requires the department of education and public schools to commemorate the centennial of women's suffrage and recognize the Tennesseans who were instrumental in securing all women the right to vote for the purpose of educating students about the ratification of the nineteenth amendment to the United States Constitution on August 18, 1920, and to educate students on the state of Tennessee's fundamental role in guaranteeing all women the right to vote. - Amends TCA Section 49-6-1028.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-1192

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

     

90% Republican support
10% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, deletes requirement for LEAs to provide a physical education class taught by a licensed teacher with an endorsement in physical education or by a specialist in physical education; deletes reporting requirements; requires each LEA to integrate at least two 25- minute periods of physical activity into each school day. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-1739

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As introduced, deletes requirement for LEAs to provide a physical education class taught by a licensed teacher with an endorsement in physical education or by a specialist in physical education; deletes reporting requirements; requires each LEA to integrate at least two 25- minute periods of physical activity into each school day. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-1688

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

     

90% Republican support
10% Democrat support

Title: As introduced, requires each LEA and public charter school to provide age-appropriate instruction to public school students in kindergarten through grade 12 on the events of September 11, 2001, annually on September 11. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-1604

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As introduced, requires each LEA and public charter school to provide age-appropriate instruction to public school students in kindergarten through grade 12 on the events of September 11, 2001, annually on September 11. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: HB-1559

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As enacted, expands career and technical education programs to middle school grades; requires the board of career and technical education to plan facilities for comprehensive career and technical training for middle school students. - Amends TCA Title 49.

Session: Tennessee 111th General Assembly

Number: SB-63

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

     

66% Democrat support
33% Republican support

Title: As introduced, beginning in the 2018-2019 school year and thereafter, prohibits the administration of end-of-course examinations to students in grades 9 through 12 and establishes the ACT as the only assessment that may be required for graduation. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 60.

Session: Tennessee 2017-2018 110th General Assembly

Number: HB-1609

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As enacted, creates a liability framework for an employer that accepts or employs a student who is participating in work-based learning coordinated through the student's LEA or a state institution of higher education, including, but not limited to, Tennessee colleges of applied technology; establishes a qualified work-based learning student grant program. - Amends TCA Title 49; Title 50, Chapter 6 and Title 67.

Session: Tennessee 2017-2018 110th General Assembly

Number: SB-1649

Subjects: Education, Curriculum, Education

  

100% Republican support

Title: As enacted, specifies that, for the 2017-2018 school year, employment termination and compensation decisions for pre-kindergarten or kindergarten teachers will not be based solely on data generated by the portfolio model; revises provisions regarding funding and approval for LEAs. - Amends TCA Title 49.

Session: Tennessee 2017-2018 110th General Assembly

Number: SB-1854

Subjects: Education, Curriculum, Education

  

100% Republican support

Title: As introduced, requires that driver education courses in public schools include instruction on the dangers of using hand-held mobile telephones or personal digital assistants to transmit or read a message; requires that students be apprised of the delinquent act, and penalty, to knowingly operate a motor vehicle and use a mobile phone or personal digital assistant equipped with a hands-free device to transmit or read a written message. - Amends TCA Title 49.

Session: Tennessee 2017-2018 110th General Assembly

Number: HB-2775

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As introduced, requires that driver education courses in public schools include instruction on the dangers of using hand-held mobile telephones or personal digital assistants to transmit or read a message; requires that students be apprised of the delinquent act, and penalty, to knowingly operate a motor vehicle and use a mobile phone or personal digital assistant equipped with a hands-free device to transmit or read a written message. - Amends TCA Title 49.

Session: Tennessee 2017-2018 110th General Assembly

Number: SB-2386

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support

Title: As introduced, requires that driver education courses in public schools include instruction on the dangers of using hand-held mobile telephones or personal digital assistants to transmit or read a message; requires that students be apprised of the delinquent act, and penalty, to knowingly operate a motor vehicle and use a mobile phone or personal digital assistant equipped with a hands-free device to transmit or read a written message. - Amends TCA Title 49.

Session: Tennessee 2017-2018 110th General Assembly

Number: HB-2475

Subjects: Education, Curriculum

  

100% Republican support