Senator Van de Putte to Attend Education Committee Hearing
*** Advisory for Tomorrow, August 26, 2014 ***
Austin, TX — State Senator Leticia Van de Putte, Dist. 26 (Bexar County) will participate in a hearing of the Texas Senate Committee on Education. The committee will hear invited testimony followed by public testimony on Interim Charges 1 and 2, as tasked by the lieutenant governor.
The committee will take up a portion of Charge 1, to examine STAAR writing scores for elementary, middle and high school students.
Charge 2 will be to monitor the implementation of several pieces of legislation passed into law by the 83rd Legislature, including House Bill 5 (relating to public school accountability and curriculum changes). (Full committee hearing notice follows this advisory.)
Texas Senate Committee on Education
Texas Senate Committee on Education, including Senator Leticia Van de Putte
Texas State Capitol, E1.028 (Hearing Room)
August 26, 2014, at 10 a.m.
Link: Full Committee Hearing Notice (via TLO)