Around the state, Arizona’s incredible and dedicated education professionals at every level are in various stages of determining ways to not only provide for the basic needs of many students, but also how to ensure learning and instruction continue in meaningful ways.
The Governor today signed House Bill 2910, an emergency measure that outlines the steps to be taken on testing, scheduling, and other process requirements as schools remain closed. Several provisions in the bill require adoption of emergency rules by the State Board of Education (SBE), which will be considered via an emergency telephonic meeting March 31 at 10 a.m.
For highlights of HB 2910 and more information about the rules and guidance the State Board of Education will act on, visit our blog.
The federal stimulus package that was passed by Congress and signed by the President contains education provisions that will impact Arizona. We will share more information about that next week.
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