SC H3414 | 2017-2018 | 122nd General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 8-2)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-03-22 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Stavrinakis, McCoy
Pending: House Education and Public Works Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Require The State Department Of Education To Provide A Universal Screening Tool For Use Beginning With The 2017-2018 School Year By Local School Districts To Screen Students In Kindergarten Through Second Grade For Characteristics Of Dyslexia, To Provide Requirements Concerning The Administration Of The Screening Tool And Use Of Data Yielded From Screenings, To Require Local School Districts To Convene School-based Problem-solving Teams To Analyze Screening Data And Progress-monitoring Data To Assist Teachers In Planning And Implementing Appropriate Instruction And Evidence-based Interventions For All Students, To Require Dyslexia-specific Interventions For Students Indicated By Screenings To Have Characteristics Of Dyslexia, And To Require The Department To Provide Related Professional Development Resources For Educators; To Require The State Board Of Education To Promulgate Certain Related Regulations; To Create A Dyslexia Advisory Council To Advise The Department In Matters Relating To Dyslexia; And To Provide Certain Requirements Concerning The Functions And Responsibilities Of The Board.

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Title

Dyslexia

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-03-22HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Stavrinakis, McCoy
2017-01-11HouseReferred to Committee on Education and Public Works
2017-01-11HouseIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

H4434 (Similar To) 2018-01-11 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Felder

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