2020 Issues

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2020 Legislative Updates
May 15, 2020

  • School Nutrition
  • Broadband challenges
  • School re-opening

May 5, 2020

  • Spending allocations

May 1, 2020

  • House bill H1038  and Senate bill S704
  • Calendar Flexibility
  • Funding & budgetary concerns
  • Policies

April 24, 2020

  • COVID-19 Education Workgroup Meeting
  • Draft legislation items
  • K-12 Education statutory waivers & recommendations
  • Educator Preparation Programs (EPPs)

April 17, 2020

  • House Select Committee Meeting COVID-19
  • K-12 Education Concerns & recommendations
  • Educator Preparation Programs (EPPs) issues

April 15, 2020

  • Activities in state government
  • COVID-19 Education Workgroup meetings
  • Educator Preparation and Licensure Programs (EPPs)
  • Evaluations
April 3, 2020

  • COVID-19 update
  • Distance learning

March 27, 2020

    • PENC’s list of request to state leaders
    • Emergency Taskforce
    • School closure
    • Testing

March 10, 2020

  • Approaching short session
  • Meetings with Legislators

February 12, 2020

  • First Education Oversight Committee meeting
  • Retroactive pay/budget

January 17, 2020

  • Note from PENC Executive Director
  • Budget update