Chaptered into California State law in 2012

SB 1070 (Steinberg – D)

Sunday September 30th, 2012 |
Establishes the Career Technical Education Pathways Program through June 2018. Requires Chancellor of the CA Community Colleges and Superintendent to jointly administer contracts and competitive grants which align secondary and post-secondary CTE curricula, increase rates… ... Read Full Article

SB 1291 (Evans)

Saturday September 29th, 2012 |
Extends the California Training Benefits Program until January 2019. Requires automatic eligibility to be issued to teachers who have been laid off, if they are participating in a credential preparation program or training program approved… ... Read Full Article

SB 1316

Friday September 28th, 2012 |
Exempts early and middle college high schools from the 240-minute minimum school-day requirement, setting the requirement at 180 minutes for any pupil who is in Grades 11 or 12 and enrolled part time at a… ... Read Full Article

SB 1458 (Steinberg – D)

Wednesday September 26th, 2012 |
Evolves the Academic Performance Index (API) to include more indicators of college and career readiness, permitting inclusion of middle and high school promotion rates as well as attendance and graduation. It caps standardized test value… ... Read Full Article