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MSBA at the Capitol — House committee wraps up mark-up of education policy bill

The House Education Innovation Policy Committee marked up the House Education Omnibus Policy Bill (HF 1591) Thursday in plenty of time to meet the first deadline. Click here for related story from Session Daily, “Omnibus education policy bill clears first hurdle in … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Rep. Erickson unveils Omnibus House Education Policy Bill

Rep. Sondra Erickson unveiled her Omnibus Education Innovation Policy Bill during Tuesday’s House Education Innovation Policy Committee meeting. The bill (HF 1591) follows some similar themes from Rep. Jenifer Loon’s HF 2 bill. All the proposed changes can be categorized … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — House Education Policy Committee looks at teacher licensure bill, LIFO

Rep. Jenifer Loon’s teacher licensure bill (HF2) sparked a lengthy discussion Thursday in the House Education Innovation Policy Committee. Loon originally introduced the bill to this committee on Tuesday. Click here for related story. Loon’s proposal would clarify a number … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Education committees explore teacher licensure, free school breakfast

In the House … The House Education Innovation Policy Committee began a discussion Tuesday on a teacher licensure bill (HF2) introduced by Rep. Jenifer Loon (Eden Prairie). This proposal aims to streamline the licensure process for out-of-state educators and encourage reciprocity, … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Advocates state case for local control over school calendar issues

The House Education Innovation Policy Committee heard testimony on a trio of bills related to local control issues Tuesday. All three bills were strongly supported by education officials and advocates. School start date Up first was HF100, a bill sponsored … Continue reading

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