UNOFFICIAL COPY AS OF 01/21/1414 REG. SESS.
14 RS BR 342
AN ACT relating to public school standards.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Kentucky:
SECTIN 1. A NE! SECTIN " #RS C$A%TER 1&' IS CREATE( T REA( AS "))!S*
(1) Notwithstanding any statute to the contrary the Kentucky Board of !ducation and the Kentucky "e#artment of !ducation shall not:(a) $m#lement the academic content standards for !nglish language arts and mathematics de%elo#ed by the Common Core &tandards $nitiati%e and co#yrighted by the National Go%ernors Association and the Council of Chief &tate &chool 'fficers(b) $m#lement the science standards de%elo#ed by the Net Generation &cience &tandards $nitiati%e led by the National *esearch Council of the National Academy of &ciences or (c) +se the ,artnershi# for Assessment of *eadiness for Colleges and Careers the &marter Balanced Assessment Consortium or any other assessment based on the Common Core &tandards or Net Generation &cience &tandards-(.) Any actions taken to ado#t or im#lement the Common Core &tandards or the Net Generation &cience &tandards as of the effecti%e date of this Act are %oid-(/) (a) 0he state board after consultation with the Council on ,ostsecondary !ducation shall a##ro%e and recommend to school districts and schools academic content standards to re#lace the academic content standards in !nglish language arts mathematics and science currently in use- (b) A local board of education shall ado#t for use by the school district academic content standards including standards that differ from or eceed those a##ro%ed by the state board-(c) ,ursuant to &ection of this Act a school2based decision making council
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