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               (See also COLLECTIVE BARGAINING; PROFESSIONAL EDUCATOR STANDARDS BOARD; RETIREMENT AND PENSIONS; SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION, OFFICE (OSPI))
Abuse or neglect of children, hotline for reporting, posting in schools: HB 1563
Academic, innovation, and mentoring (AIM) program, Washington: SB 5258, SSB 5258, * 2SSB 5258, CH 180 (2017)
Acceleration incentive program, academic, dual credit opportunities: HB 2495, SB 6135
Acceleration incentive program, academic, eligibility: HB 2495, SB 6135
Acceleration, advanced course enrollment eligibility and dual credit courses: SB 6209
Administrators, DEL licensing decisions, community appeals boards, establishing: HB 1957
Administrators, professional certification, professional development credit option: SHB 1341, SB 5858
Administrators, professional certification, prohibiting PESB from requiring: HB 1341
Advanced placement, computer science courses as math equivalent: HB 2491, SB 6136
Agriculture science education grant program and lighthouse account, creating: HB 1453, SB 5318
Allergen information, posting at public schools: HB 1878
Alternative learning experience courses, remote and site-based: HB 2492, SB 6134
Applied learning opportunities, applied learning advisory committee, establishing: HB 1313
Aptitude test, preliminary scholastic, administering to certain students: SB 6209
Assessment tests, as graduation requirements, various provisions: HB 1012, HB 1572, HB 1793, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), SB 5202, 2ESB 5891, SB 5951
Assessment tests, English language arts, revising: HB 1793, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), SB 5951
Assessment tests, mathematics, revising: HB 1793, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), SB 5951
Assessment tests, nonfederally required, eliminating: SB 6144
Assessment tests, reading, second grade: HB 2493, SB 6132
Assessment tests, SAT and ACT tests: HB 1793, HB 2224, SB 5951
Assessment tests, science requirements, revising: HB 1012, HB 1793, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), 2ESB 5891, SB 5951
Assessment tests, using ACT for federal accountability purposes: HB 1415
Assessment tests, various duties of board of education, transferring to OSPI: HB 1886, SB 5673
Assessments required for graduation, eliminating in various cases: HB 1046, ESHB 1046, HB 1256, HB 1415, HB 1793
Assessments required for graduation, removing statewide assessments as: SB 6144
Assessments required for graduation, using college readiness assessments: HB 1572, SB 5202
Assessments, alternative, taking without taking statewide assessment, when: SB 5639
Assessments, private schools, extending requirements to: SB 5949
Battle Ground High School drama club, recognizing: * HR 4621 (2017)
Bonds and payment levies, school district, allowing simple majority to authorize: HJR 4204
Bonds and payment levies, school district, minimum 55% of voters to authorize: SJR 8213
Bonds and payment levies, school district, requiring simple majority to authorize: HB 1778, HJR 4203, SB 5076, SJR 8202
Bonds and payment levies, school district, simple majority in general election for: HB 1779
Buildings, mapping of, when: HB 1982
Bullying, district antiharassment, intimidation, and bullying policy: SB 5766
Bus stops, marijuana businesses by, prohibition: HB 2483
Buses, replacing certain buses with alternative fuel buses, when: SB 5931, SB 6080
Buses, safety belts in: HB 1246, SB 5054, SB 5503, SSB 5503
Buses, school, definition: SB 5503, SSB 5503
Buses, traffic safety cameras on, requirements and detected-infraction revenues: HB 1246
Camas High School Papermakers boys' swim team, honoring: * HR 4627 (2017)
Camas High School Papermakers football team, congratulating: * HR 4607 (2017)
Camas High School Papermakers girls' soccer team, honoring: * HR 4608 (2017)
Career and technical education, allocations for certain costs: HB 1282, SB 5183
Career and technical education, conditional scholarship program, creating: 2SHB 1827
Career and technical education, course equivalencies for, increasing: HB 2494, SSB 5853, SB 6133
Career and technical education, curriculum framework and social studies content: SB 5622
Career and technical education, equipment for, grant process for districts: SSB 5853
Career and technical education, funding via certain aerospace tax revenues: HB 2146
Career and technical education, funding, uses and maximum indirect cost: SB 5853, SSB 5853
Career and technical education, future teachers of, conditional scholarship program: HB 1756
Career and technical education, in middle schools, grants for: HB 1898
Career and technical education, in middle schools, OSPI to examine: HB 1898
Career and technical education, online courses, prohibiting certain restrictions: HB 1756
Career and technical education, school district plans for delivery, approval of: HB 1756
Career and technical education, teacher certification and endorsement provisions: HB 1756
Career and technical education, to include elementary students: SB 5206
Certificates of achievement, academic and individual, as private school requirement: SB 5949
Certificates of achievement, academic and individual, discontinuing: HB 1046, ESHB 1046, HB 1256, SB 6144
Certificates of achievement, academic, discontinuing: HB 1415
Certificates of achievement, academic, revising requirements: HB 1793, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), SB 5951
Certificates of achievement, academic, student outcomes report: HB 1793
Certificates of achievement, individual, special education student recipients of: SB 5348, SSB 5348
Charter schools, districts as authorizers of, approval by board of education: HB 1886, SB 5673
Charter schools, funding: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Charter schools, in publicly funded system, constitutional amendment: SJR 8200
Charter schools, interschool athletics and extracurricular activities participation: HB 1208, * SB 5129, CH 60 (2017)
Charter schools, school employees' benefits board revisions concerning: HB 2438
Civic learning, public-private partnership and account, establishing: SB 5236, SSB 5236, 2SSB 5236
Civics component of federal naturalization test, as graduation prerequisite: HB 1706
Civics education, Ed Bergh, Yelm High School history teacher, honoring the career of: * HR 4625 (2017)
Civics education, expanded teacher training program, establishing: HB 1896, SB 5668
Civics program for students, responsible participation in government, developing: SB 5313, SSB 5313
Coaches, retired teachers as, postretirement employment under TRS: SB 5310
College and career readiness, new account funding for, provisions: HB 2075, SB 5758, SSB 5758
College bound scholarship program, aligning eligibility with state need grant: HB 1512, SHB 1512, E2SHB 1512, SB 5074
College bound scholarship program, homeless student room and board: HB 2386
College bound scholarship program, pledge options: HB 1293, SHB 1293, 2SHB 1293, HB 1512, SHB 1512, E2SHB 1512
College bound scholarship, expanding eligibility: HB 1512, SHB 1512, E2SHB 1512
Composting, in public schools, student opportunity for: HB 1781, SB 5571, SB 6168
Construction, K-3 class size reduction construction grant pilot program, modifying: SB 5702, ESSB 5702
Construction, labor and materials sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1203
Construction, lottery revenue bonds for, authorizing: HB 1517, HB 1694, SHB 1694
Construction, public and charter, via indebtedness, sales and use tax exemption: SB 5166
Construction, school construction assistance program, modifying: SB 5702, ESSB 5702
Construction, small rural districts, advisory committee: HB 1923, SB 5453, SSB 5453
Construction, small rural districts, school construction assistance program grants: HB 1923, SB 5453, SSB 5453
Counselors, bilingual educator initiative, including pilot projects: SB 5712, SSB 5712
Counselors, guidance, funding enhancements for: HB 2185
Counselors, guidance, supporting student social-emotional learning: HB 1621
Counselors, psychologists, and social workers, collaboration time, grant program for: HB 1377, SHB 1377
Counselors, psychologists, and social workers, meeting student mental health needs: HB 1377, SHB 1377
Counselors, psychologists, and social workers, school, task force on, convening: HB 1377, SHB 1377
Counselors, psychologists, and social workers, social-emotional learning support: HB 1621
Courseware, openly licensed, library of, provisions: HB 1688, SB 6201
Curlew School District, Charlie Groth, teacher and coach, recognizing: * SR 8674 (2017)
Curlew School District, Don Nelson, teacher and coach, recognizing: * SR 8673 (2017)
Cursive writing, teaching in common schools: SB 5238
Digital citizenship, media literacy, and internet safety, advancing in schools: SB 5449, * ESSB 5449, CH 90 (2017)
Districts, accounting practices technical working group, convening: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, SB 5623
Districts, as charter school authorizers, approval by board of education: HB 1886, SB 5673
Districts, basic health benefits for all districts to be determined by PEBB: SB 5726, SSB 5726
Districts, basic health coverage offered by, family-to-single premium cost ratio: SB 5727
Districts, board of directors member compensation: SB 5115
Districts, duty to protect students from sexual assault, when: SB 5505
Districts, education sector excellence assessment framework, implementing, pilot: SB 5567
Districts, elections, district-based or alternative: HB 1800, SB 5067, SB 5267, SB 6002
Districts, employee benefits annual reports, eliminating: * HB 1042, CH 7 (2017)
Districts, first- and second-class, renaming as class one and class two: SB 5641, SSB 5641
Districts, four-year budget planning, requirements: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Districts, health benefit plans, same percentage cost share for all employees: HB 2110
Districts, information concerning, in real estate seller disclosure statements: HB 1579
Districts, local revenues, enrichment restrictions and administrative requirements: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Districts, not liable for student criminal conduct outside supervision: SB 5226, SB 5505
Districts, paraeducator programs, implementing to test, when: HB 1115, SB 5070
Districts, separate accounting of state, local, and federal revenue expenditures: SB 5825
Districts, small rural, school construction assistance program grants for: HB 1923, SB 5453, SSB 5453
Districts, waivers of state laws and rules, districts' authority to grant to schools: SB 5562
Driver training education, curriculum and instructors, requirements: HB 1481, * ESHB 1481, CH 197 (2017)
Dropout early warning and intervention data systems, development by districts: SB 6209
Dropout prevention through farm engagement pilot project, establishing: HB 1542
Dual language learning, bilingual educator initiative pilot programs: * SHB 1445, CH 236 (2017)
Dual language learning, grow your own bilingual educator grant program: HB 1445, SB 5529, SSB 5529
Dual language learning, K-12 grant program and supporting efforts: HB 1445, * SHB 1445, CH 236 (2017), SB 5529, SSB 5529
Dyslexia, as learning disability, school screening for: SB 6162
Early childhood education and assistance program, funding, role of school districts: * 2SSB 5107, CH 178 (2017)
Early learning programs, funding from community sources, local pathway for: SB 5107, SSB 5107, * 2SSB 5107, CH 178 (2017)
Educational service districts, basic health benefits to be determined by PEBB: SB 5726, SSB 5726
Educational service districts, benefits, certain retiree premium subsidy increases: HB 2452
Educational service districts, education sector excellent assessment framework: SB 5567
Educational service districts, employee benefits annual reports, eliminating: * HB 1042, CH 7 (2017)
Educational service districts, flexibility school and zone designation, ESD role: HB 1705
Educational service districts, mental health lead staff person, establishing: HB 1713, SHB 1713, SB 5763, SSB 5763
Educational service districts, mental health/substance use disorder lead staff person: * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017)
Educational service districts, regional mental health coordinators for: HB 2496, SB 6141
Educational service districts, regional school safety centers, establishing: HB 2543, SB 6224
Educational service districts, school employees' benefits board revisions concerning: HB 2438
Educational service districts, using model language access training curricula: HB 1295, HB 1451
Educational staff associates, salary allocation, years of service calculation for: HB 1374, SB 5283
Educator certification, alternative routes for certain persons: 2SHB 1827
Educator certification, professional educator collaborative, establishing: SHB 1341, 2SHB 1827, SB 5858
Educator conditional scholarship and loan repayment programs, provisions: 2SHB 1827
Educator recruitment, military personnel, work group on, convening: 2SHB 1827
Educator recruitment, regional recruiters for: 2SHB 1827
Educators, beginning educator support team program, establishing: 2SHB 1827
Educators, certification, recruitment, effectiveness, retention, and supports: 2SHB 1827
Educators, space available tuition waivers for, when: 2SHB 1827
Emergencies, evacuation or lockdown, first responder schools notification role: HB 1982
Emergencies, statewide panic button program, developing: HB 1284
Employees, access to persons with developmental disabilities, background checks: SB 5605, * SSB 5605, CH 33 (2017)
Employees, basic health benefits for all districts, determination by PEBB: SB 5726, SSB 5726
Employees, benefits, certain retiree premium subsidy increases: HB 2452
Employees, benefits, district and educational service district reports, eliminating: * HB 1042, CH 7 (2017)
Employees, benefits, school employees' benefits board, creating: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, benefits, school employees' benefits board, revisions for implementing: HB 2438
Employees, certificated and classified, cost-of-living increases: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, SB 5297, SB 5623
Employees, certificated and classified, housing allowance for, when: SB 5534, SSB 5534, SB 5607, SSB 5607
Employees, certificated and classified, inflationary salary increases: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, certificated and classified, professional learning days: HB 2185
Employees, certificated and classified, salaries, minimum statewide average basis: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, SB 5623
Employees, certificated instructional staff, ending statewide salary schedule for: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Employees, certificated instructional staff, extended-year contracts, modifying: ESSB 5875
Employees, certificated instructional staff, minimum salary and supplemental contracts: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5825
Employees, certificated instructional staff, model salary grid work group: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, certificated instructional staff, professional learning days: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, certificated instructional staff, state salary allocation model, modifying: HB 2185, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5297
Employees, collective bargaining and salaries, modifications: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, collective bargaining unit representative elections: HB 1607, SB 5551
Employees, compensation, Federal Way district regionalization factor for: HB 2366
Employees, cost-of-living adjustments, I-732 provisions, repealing: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Employees, district basic health coverage, family-to-single premium cost ratio: SB 5727
Employees, district, same health plan percentage cost share for all: HB 2110
Employees, educator preparation data, availability for PESB use: HB 1741, * SHB 1741, CH 172 (2017), SB 5526
Employees, educator professional growth plans disclosure exemption, when: * HB 1732, CH 16 (2017), SB 5547
Employees, former school, who are state officers/employees, vacation leave accrual: SB 6192
Employees, nonadministrative, as substitutes after retirement: HB 2379
Employees, on a PESB committee, reimbursing district for substitute for: * HB 1734, CH 17 (2017), SB 5548
Employees, requiring union membership or dues/fees payment, prohibiting: SB 5692
Employees, salaries, increases through inflationary adjustment allocation: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, salaries, reviewing and rebasing of allocations: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Employees, student suicide prevention training for staff: HB 2496, SB 6141
Ethnic studies, model curriculum, development and advisory committee: HB 1294
Extracurricular activities, including varsity, military children eligibility for: HB 1023, SB 5117
Extracurricular activities, low-income student participation: HB 2311
Extracurricular activities, PLAY grant program, creating: HB 2311
Extracurricular activities, voluntary nonprofit entities, policy role of legislature: SB 5583
Facilities, funding from Puget Sound taxpayer accountability account: HB 2488
Facilities, insufficient for accepting K-3 class reduction funding, offsetting, how: HB 2050
Facilities, K-3 class size reduction construction grant pilot program, modifying: SB 5702, ESSB 5702
Facilities, modernization of, assistance program grants for: SB 5702, ESSB 5702
Facilities, preservation and renewal of, assistance program grants for: SB 5702, ESSB 5702
Facilities, siting of, as essential public facilities and/or outside urban growth areas: SB 5651, SSB 5651
Facilities, siting of, as planning priority: HB 1017
Facilities, siting of, in rural areas, authority and requirements for, when: HB 1017, * ESHB 1017, CH 129 (2017) PV, HB 2216, * HB 2243, CH 32 (2017), SB 5942, SB 5945
Facilities, siting of, public facility/utility extensions when rural/outside UGA: HB 1017, * ESHB 1017, CH 129 (2017) PV, HB 2216, * HB 2243, CH 32 (2017), SB 5651, SSB 5651, SB 5942, SB 5945
Facilities, various, leasehold excise tax exemption: SB 5677
Family and community engagement coordinators, duties and funding allocations: HB 1618, SHB 1618
Federal Way school district, regionalization factor for employee compensation: HB 2366
Feminine hygiene products, free of cost in restrooms for female students: SB 5802
Firearm safety and hunter education elective course, development: HB 1174, SB 5216
Firearms, possession, suspension of K-2 students for: SB 5155, SSB 5155
Flexibility schools and zones, designation as, developing process for: HB 1705
Food and beverage sales, healthy, ASB revenue loss due to, state reimbursement: SB 5417
Freedom of expression/speech, in student media, including civil action for relief: SB 5064, SSB 5064
Funding, basic education, additional state property tax to ensure: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Funding, basic education, comprehensive modifications for: HB 2185
Funding, basic education, comprehensive modifications to ensure: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5607, SSB 5607, SB 5825
Funding, basic education, comprehensive modifications, revisions to SSB 5607: ESSB 5875
Funding, basic education, defining as per pupil: SB 5948
Funding, basic education, employee cost-of-living increases as part of: HB 2185
Funding, basic education, four-year balanced budget requirements suspension for: HB 1438
Funding, basic education, intangible personal property tax funds for: SB 5948
Funding, basic education, investments in, with local effort contribution reductions: HB 2185
Funding, career and technical education, funds uses and maximum indirect cost: SB 5853, SSB 5853
Funding, career and technical education, grant process for equipment for: SSB 5853
Funding, career and technical education, new account funds for: HB 2075, HB 2146, SB 5758, SSB 5758
Funding, career and technical education, tying to general education funding: HB 1282, HB 2185, SB 5183
Funding, certain exemptions and deductions, repealing to fund basic education: SB 5765
Funding, certificated instructional staff, state salary allocation model, modifying: HB 2185, SB 5297
Funding, certificated instructional staff, supplemental contract requirements: HB 1684, HB 1843, ESHB 1843, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5486, SB 5623, SB 5825
Funding, charter schools: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Funding, college-level courses in high schools, new account funds for: HB 2075, SB 5758, SSB 5758
Funding, counties with federal forest land, eliminating allocation reductions in: HB 1393, SB 5664
Funding, district special education allocation: SB 5432
Funding, drop-out prevention strategies, new account funds for: HB 2075, SB 5758, SSB 5758
Funding, education legacy trust account, capital gains tax revenue deposits into: HB 1730, HB 1926, HB 2186, SHB 2186, ESB 5111, SB 5929, SB 5959
Funding, education legacy trust account, forfeited property proceeds deposits into: HB 2136
Funding, education legacy trust account, various deposits into: HB 1549, HB 1550, HB 1555, HB 2136, HB 2186, SHB 2186, HB 2192, ESSB 5033, SB 5112, ESB 5113, SB 5127, SB 5929
Funding, employee salaries, minimum statewide average salaries as basis: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, SB 5623
Funding, enhancements to basic education, phasing-in certain: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, SB 5623
Funding, enrichment levy limitations and state local effort assistance role: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Funding, family and community engagement coordinator allocations: HB 1618, SHB 1618
Funding, K-12 allocations for smaller class sizes, I-1351 provisions, repealing: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Funding, K-12, separate legislation by deadlines using current revenue sources: HB 1021, HB 1025
Funding, K-3 allocations for smaller class sizes, schools unable to accept: ESHB 1843, HB 2050, HB 2185
Funding, learning assistance concentration and foster-homeless allocations: HB 1511, SHB 1511
Funding, per pupil model, adding transportation and adjusting basic guarantee: ESSB 5875
Funding, per pupil model, weighted, to replace K-12 prototypical allocation model: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Funding, postsecondary and employment opportunities exposure, funds for: HB 2075, SB 5758, SSB 5758
Funding, regular basic education levy and separate enrichment levy, funds use: SB 5825
Funding, separate accounting of state, local, and federal revenue expenditures: SB 5825
Funding, staffing enrichments technical work group, convening: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Funding, student health and social-emotional learning support staff, allocations: HB 1621
Funding, supplemental funding for various groups of students and programs: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Funding, teachers, salary allocation schedule credit for industry years: HB 1756
Funding, transportation allocation, provisions: HB 1689, SB 5367
Funding, uniform per pupil allocation model, establishing: SB 5825
Future farmers of America, Washington's, recognizing: * HR 4614 (2017), * SR 8621 (2017)
Gangs, gangs in schools, task force on, repealing: HB 1687
Graduation requirements, assessment tests as, various changes: HB 1012, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), 2ESB 5891, SB 5951
Graduation requirements, credits required for graduation, revising: HB 1509
Graduation requirements, establishing, board of education role: HB 1886, SB 5673
Graduation requirements, extending to private schools: SB 5949
Graduation requirements, federal naturalization test, civics component of the: HB 1706
Graduation requirements, high school and beyond plans: HB 1793, HB 2224, * ESHB 2224, CH 31 (2017), SB 5951
Graduation requirements, locally determined courses, studying: HB 1793
Graduation requirements, locally directed intervention strategies, various: HB 2224, SB 5951
Graduation requirements, removing statewide assessments as: SB 6144
Graduation requirements, various assessments and/or certificates, eliminating: HB 1046, ESHB 1046, HB 1256, HB 1415, SB 6144
Harassment, district antiharassment, intimidation, and bullying policy: SB 5766
Health care, including mental health care, students needing or receiving: HB 1060, SHB 1060, HB 1377, SHB 1377, HB 1563, HB 1641, * SHB 1641, CH 275 (2017), HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), HB 1788, SB 5290, SB 5448, SB 5763, SSB 5763
High school diplomas, residents 25-44 without, forecasting of: HB 2399, SB 6169
High school diplomas, through technical college direct funded enrollment program: HB 1733, * SB 5640, CH 93 (2017)
High school equivalency certificates, tests for, GED fairness act: SB 5731
High school equivalency certificates, tests for, options: SB 5731
Historic preservation or landmark regulations, application to certain districts: SB 5805
History day program, Washington, transfer to OSPI: HB 2288
Homeschooling, of foster youth, as alternative to attending school, permitting: HB 2053, HB 2054
Human rights, universal declaration of, educating students concerning: SB 5420
Immunization, of school children, exemption form requirements and prohibitions: HB 2092
Indian history, Since Time Immemorial curriculum in teacher preparation programs: HB 2034, SB 5028
Indian tribal schools, TRS and SERS retirement system participation: HB 2490, SB 6210
Innovation schools and zones, authorizing and establishing: HB 1215
Instructional resources, openly licensed courseware, provisions: HB 1688, SB 6201
Interpreters, educational, for persons with limited English proficiency: HB 1295, HB 1451
Interpreters, educational, sign language and sign system requirements: HB 1303, SHB 1303, SB 5142, * SSB 5142, CH 34 (2017)
Interscholastic activities association, rules and policies of, role of legislature: SB 5583
K-12 governance and responsibilities, K-12, legislative task force on, establishing: 2ESHB 1886
Kamiakin High School Braves football team, honoring: * HR 4606 (2017)
Kentridge High School Chargers girls' basketball team, honoring: * HR 4629 (2017)
Kentwood High School boys' basketball team, honoring: * HR 4630 (2017)
Kindergarteners, month of, September to be: HB 1901
Language access, advisory committee and lighthouse collaboratives: HB 1295, HB 1451
Language access, for persons with limited English proficiency, improving: HB 1295, HB 1451
Learning assistance, allocations for: HB 2185
Learning assistance, building concentration allocation: HB 1511, SHB 1511
Learning assistance, foster-homeless allocation: HB 1511, SHB 1511
Learning assistance, new allocation for high-poverty schools: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Learning environment and school climate, educator training, work group: HB 2558
Learning labs, in public middle and junior high schools, pilot project: HB 1412, SB 5291
Levies for schools, basic education and enrichment, separate levies for: SB 5825
Levies for schools, bond redemption payments, period for increased levy: HB 1344, * SHB 1344, CH 296 (2017), SB 5062
Levies for schools, certain revisions to SSB 5607: ESSB 5875
Levies for schools, district one percent limit, exemption, when: SJR 8207
Levies for schools, enrichment limitations and state local effort assistance role: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Levies for schools, equalization through matching funds: SB 5825
Levies for schools, excess, maximum levy amount and percentage: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, SB 5298, SB 5607, SSB 5607, SB 5623
Levies for schools, exemption for certain senior citizens and veterans, when: SB 5825
Levies for schools, intangible personal property tax exemption, limiting of: SB 5948
Levies for schools, lid revisions: HB 1059, SHB 1059, HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, * ESB 5023, CH 6 (2017), SB 5298, SB 5607, SSB 5607, SB 5623
Levies for schools, lid revisions, delaying: HB 1059, SHB 1059, HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, * ESB 5023, CH 6 (2017), SB 5607, SSB 5607, SB 5623
Levies for schools, local effort assistance, matching funds allocation, modifying: SB 5298
Levies for schools, local effort assistance, revisions: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5623
Levies for schools, local effort levy by state at uniform rate: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Levies for schools, local effort levy by state, revisions to SSB 5607: ESSB 5875
Levies for schools, local enrichment policies, extending current: HB 1059, SHB 1059, * ESB 5023, CH 6 (2017)
Levies for schools, maintenance and operation, not using for basic education: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, * ESB 5023, CH 6 (2017)
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, general election simple majority: HB 1779
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, minimum 55% of voters to authorize: SJR 8213
Levies for schools, school district bond payment, simple majority to authorize: HB 1778, HJR 4203, HJR 4204, SB 5076, SJR 8202
Levies for schools, state additional, lowering in 2018: HB 2303, HB 2434, SB 6004, SB 6033
Levies for schools, state property tax levies for common schools, revisions: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Marijuana, businesses, by school bus stop, prohibition: HB 2483
Marijuana, medical use, administration to students: HB 1060, SHB 1060, SB 5290
Meal programs, breakfast after start of day, as instructional hours, when: 2ESHB 1508, SSB 5696
Meal programs, breakfast after the bell lighthouse pilot project and requirements: HB 1508
Meal programs, breakfast after the bell program models and procedures: 2ESHB 1508, SB 6003
Meal programs, breakfast after the bell, as instructional hours, when: SB 6003
Meal programs, breakfast after the bell, in high-needs schools: 2ESHB 1508, SB 5696, SB 6003
Meal programs, reduced-price lunches, eliminating copays: HB 1508
Meals, farm-to-school and small and direct marketing farm programs: HB 1508
Meals, farm-to-school and small farm direct marketing programs: 2ESHB 1508
Mental health, psychotropic medications or screening, school requiring, prohibiting: HB 1788, SB 5448
Mental health, services coordinator in OSPI and lighthouse ESD: HB 1713, SHB 1713, * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017), SB 5763, SSB 5763
Mental health, student distress and suicide prevention training modules for staff: HB 2496, SB 6141
Mental health, student distress response plan, suicide prevention training for staff: HB 2496, SB 6141
Mental health, student distress response plan, to include abuse hotline policy in: HB 1563
Mental health/substance use disorder, lead staff person, ESD pilot sites: * E2SHB 1713, CH 202 (2017)
Mercer Island High School, student Zoe Sheill, HELP club member, honoring: * SR 8653 (2017)
Middle schools, career and technical education in, grants for: HB 1898
Military children, extracurricular activities, including varsity, eligibility for: HB 1023, SB 5117
Minority students, racial and ethnic, impact statements on legislation concerning: SB 5588
Monroe school district, former teacher Donnetta Walser, honoring and remembering: * SR 8640 (2017)
Neah Bay High School Red Devils boys' football and basketball teams, honoring: * SR 8638 (2017)
Nurses, licensed, practice authority in schools without nonnurse supervisor: HB 1346, * SHB 1346, CH 84 (2017), SB 5325
Nurses, supporting student health, funds allocation for: HB 1621
Nutrition, of students, equipment assistance grant program for improving: EHB 1551, SB 5708
Open educational resources project, removing expiration: HB 1688, SB 6201
Opioid overdose medications, K-12 school access and data: HB 2390
Out-of-school time programs, enabling neighborhood groups to provide: SB 5258, SSB 5258, * 2SSB 5258, CH 180 (2017)
Paraeducators, certification, courses, employment, practice, training, programs: * ESHB 1115, CH 237 (2017) PV
Paraeducators, effect on student outcomes, studying: HB 1115, * ESHB 1115, CH 237 (2017) PV, SB 5070
Paraeducators, employment and training standards and programs: HB 1115, SB 5070
Paraeducators, paraeducator board, creating: HB 1115, * ESHB 1115, CH 237 (2017) PV, SB 5070
Paraeducators, pipeline for paraeducators conditional scholarship program for: 2SHB 1827
Paraeducators, pipeline scholarship program for: * ESHB 1115, CH 237 (2017) PV
Paraeducators, teacher and administrator training concerning: * ESHB 1115, CH 237 (2017) PV
Parent involvement coordinators, funding enhancements for: HB 2185
Parent involvement coordinators, supporting student social-emotional learning: HB 1621
Performance assessment standards, districts, ESD's, and state education agencies: SB 5567
Performance goals, accountability monitoring and reporting system, establishing: ESHB 1843, HB 2185
Pesticides, aerial application near school, notice requirements: SB 6063
Physical education, annual district examinations of programs of: HB 1235, * SHB 1235, CH 80 (2017)
Postsecondary credit for high school courses, online credit search tool information: SB 6153
Principals, evaluation system, steering committee for, removing expiration: HB 1691
Principals, evaluations of, schedule for: HB 1319, ESHB 1319
Principals, mentoring of, beginning educator support program, provisions: HB 1601, SB 5459
Principals, professional certification to be optional: * E2SHB 1341, CH 26 (2017) PV
Principals, professional certification, professional development credit option: SHB 1341, SB 5858
Principals, professional certification, prohibiting PESB from requiring: HB 1341
Principals, retired, as mentors or advisers, postretirement employment under TRS: SSB 5487
Private schools, board of education role: HB 1886, SB 5673
Private schools, extending assessment and graduation requirements to: SB 5949
Property, school district, historic preservation or landmark regulations, when: SB 5805
Public schools not free from sectarian control, constitutional amendment to allow: SJR 8203, SJR 8205
Public speaking, grades two through five, grant program for: HB 1254
Recycling, in public schools, student opportunity for: HB 1781, SB 5571, SB 6168
Safety drills, for earthquakes and tsunamis, when: HB 1279
Safety drills, for earthquakes, tsunamis, and various other emergencies, when: * SHB 1279, CH 165 (2017)
Safety planning, seismic safety of school buildings, engineering survey for: HB 1703
Safety, evacuation or lockdown, first responder schools notification role: HB 1982
Safety, first responder building mapping system to include school buildings: HB 1982
Safety, regional school safety centers, establishing: HB 2543, SB 6224
Safety, students protecting students program, establishing: HB 2442
School climate and respectful learning environment, educator training, work group: HB 2558
Schools and school facilities, siting, as planning priority: HB 1017
Schools, siting in rural areas, authority and requirements for, when: HB 1017, * ESHB 1017, CH 129 (2017) PV, HB 2216, * HB 2243, CH 32 (2017), SB 5942, SB 5945
Schools, siting, as essential public facilities and/or outside urban growth areas: SB 5651, SSB 5651
Schools, siting, public facility/utility extensions when rural/outside UGA: HB 1017, * ESHB 1017, CH 129 (2017) PV, HB 2216, * HB 2243, CH 32 (2017), SB 5651, SSB 5651, SB 5942, SB 5945
Sectarian control, public schools not free from, constitutional amendment to allow: SJR 8203, SJR 8205
Sexual abuse of K-12 students, Erin's law legislative task force, establishing: HB 1539
Sexual abuse of K-12 students, preventing, model curriculum for: HB 1539
Skill center cooperatives, capital account for, host district to maintain: SB 5644, * SSB 5644, CH 187 (2017)
Social emotional learning and health, staff to support, funds allocation for: HB 1621
Social emotional learning, K-12 benchmarks work group, extending: SB 5714
Social emotional learning, programs, summer step-up grant program for: HB 1518, SHB 1518
Social emotional learning, work group and technical advisor for: HB 1518, SHB 1518
Social security numbers of students, handling by districts, standards and prohibitions: HB 2249
Social studies classes, student voter sign up and registration in, when: HB 1513, ESHB 1513
Social studies, integrating content into career and technical education course: SB 5622
Special education, certificate of individual achievement recipients, provisions: SB 5348, SSB 5348
Special education, district funding allocation: SB 5432
Special education, funded enrollment percent work group, convening: ESHB 1843, HB 2185
Special education, transition services eligibility from 18 to 21, when: SB 5348, SSB 5348
Sports activities, on school grounds after, free speech and exercise of religion: HB 1602
STEM programs, K-12, grant program for funding: SB 5206
Students protecting students program, establishing: HB 1310
Students, at-risk youth, on-time grade level progression, procedures: HB 1444, * SHB 1444, CH 166 (2017)
Students, attending several high schools, receiving diploma, when: HB 1444, * SHB 1444, CH 166 (2017)
Students, back-to-school clothing and supplies, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1457
Students, behavioral expectations, preventative/restorative measures for meeting: SB 5155, SSB 5155
Students, bilingual, mentoring via educator initiative to increase bilingual educators: SB 5712, SSB 5712
Students, changing residence mid-term, online courses or programs for : HB 1444
Students, foster children and youth, education equity for, work group on: SB 6223
Students, foster or homeless youth, partial credit for courses not completed, when: * SSB 5241, CH 40 (2017)
Students, foster youth, partial credit for courses not completed, when: HB 1628, SB 5241
Students, homeless, district transportation of, certain surcharge to fund: HB 2206
Students, homeless, educational equity, work group for, convening: SB 6148
Students, homeless, health care informed consent from school personnel: HB 1641, * SHB 1641, CH 275 (2017)
Students, homeless, on-time grade level progression, procedures: HB 1444, * SHB 1444, CH 166 (2017)
Students, instruction at technical college, taking alternative assessment, when: SB 5639
Students, interviewing or interrogating, district policy/procedures adoption: SB 6065
Students, K-2, removal from class, when: SB 5155, SSB 5155
Students, low-income, extracurricular activities participation: HB 2311
Students, Sam Strahan of Freeman High School, renaming of SR 27 portion in honor of: SJM 8014
Students, school publicly identifying or stigmatizing, prohibition: HB 2558
Students, students protecting students program, establishing: HB 2442
Students, transgender, model policy and procedure, district requirements: SB 5766
Students, Zoe Sheill, Prudential Spirit of Community Award recipient, congratulating: * SR 8653 (2017)
Suicide, student distress and suicide prevention training modules for staff: HB 2496, SB 6141
Summer step-up grant program, for summer programs, establishing: SB 5733
Sunscreen, tropical sunscreen products, at schools/events, permitting: HB 1573, SB 5404, * SSB 5404, CH 186 (2017)
Supplies and back-to-school clothing, sales and use tax exemptions: HB 1457
Tahoma High School We the People team, honoring: * HR 4611 (2017), * SR 8610 (2017)
Teachers, beginning educator support team program, establishing: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, bilingual educator initiative pilot programs: * SHB 1445, CH 236 (2017)
Teachers, bilingual educator initiative, including pilot projects: SB 5712, SSB 5712
Teachers, career and technical education conditional scholarship program, creating: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, career and technical education, certifications and endorsements: HB 1756
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, ending statewide salary schedule for: SB 5607, SSB 5607
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, extended-year contracts, modifying: ESSB 5875
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, housing allowance for, when: SB 5534, SSB 5534, SB 5607, SSB 5607
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, model salary grid work group: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, professional learning days: HB 2185, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, state salary allocation model, modifying: HB 2185, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5297
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, supplemental contract requirements: HB 1684, HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5486, SB 5623, SB 5825
Teachers, certificated instructional staff, TRII contracts: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, HB 2185, SB 5623
Teachers, certification, alternative route conditional scholarship program, creating: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, certification, alternative route programs, outcomes-based policies: * EHB 1654, CH 14 (2017), SB 5217
Teachers, certification, alternative routes for certain persons: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, certification, external assessments and other requirements, modifying: HB 1341
Teachers, certification, professional educator collaborative, establishing: SHB 1341, 2SHB 1827, SB 5858
Teachers, certification, recruitment, effectiveness, retention, and supports: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, certification, recruitment, effectiveness, retention, and supports, findings: SHB 1827
Teachers, certification, three options for: SHB 1341, SB 5858
Teachers, Charlie Groth, Curlew School District, recognizing: * SR 8674 (2017)
Teachers, classroom, evaluations of, schedule for: HB 1319, ESHB 1319
Teachers, DEL licensing decisions, community appeals boards, establishing: HB 1957
Teachers, Don Nelson, Curlew School District, recognizing: * SR 8673 (2017)
Teachers, Ed Bergh, Yelm High School history teacher, honoring the career of: * HR 4625 (2017)
Teachers, educator preparation data, availability for PESB use: HB 1741, * SHB 1741, CH 172 (2017), SB 5526
Teachers, endorsements, educator retooling conditional scholarship program, modifying: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, evaluation system, steering committee for, removing expiration: HB 1691
Teachers, expanded civics education training program for, establishing: HB 1896, SB 5668
Teachers, federal student loan repayment in exchange for teaching service program, modifying: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, future teachers conditional scholarship and loan repayment program: SB 5585
Teachers, grow your own bilingual educator grant program: HB 1445, SB 5529, SSB 5529
Teachers, in high-need schools, education loan forgiveness, when: HB 1643
Teachers, K-3, increasing through scholarship and loan repayment program: SB 5585
Teachers, K-3, teaching assistant to assist, when: HB 2050
Teachers, mentoring of, beginning educator support program, provisions: HB 1601, SB 5459
Teachers, minimum salary and supplemental contracts: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV, SB 5825
Teachers, on a PESB committee, reimbursing district for substitute for: * HB 1734, CH 17 (2017), SB 5548
Teachers, preparation programs, prioritizing expansion of enrollments, when: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, preparation programs, Since Time Immemorial Indian history curriculum in: HB 2034, SB 5028
Teachers, preservice candidates, waiving evidence-based assessment, when: HB 1664
Teachers, professional certification to be optional: * E2SHB 1341, CH 26 (2017) PV
Teachers, professional growth plans submitted via eCert, disclosure exemption: * HB 1732, CH 16 (2017), SB 5547
Teachers, recruiting Washington teachers program, modifying: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, recruitment and onboarding of, school staff training program for: HB 1644
Teachers, recruitment, regional recruiters for: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, retired, as coaches, postretirement employment under TRS: SB 5310
Teachers, retired, as mentors or advisers, postretirement employment under TRS: HB 1685, SB 5487, SSB 5487
Teachers, retired, as substitutes: HB 2379
Teachers, salaries, minimum statewide average salaries as basis: HB 1843, ESHB 1843, SB 5623
Teachers, salaries, reviewing and rebasing of allocations: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Teachers, salary allocation schedule credit for industry years: HB 1756
Teachers, salary increases through inflationary adjustment allocation: * EHB 2242, CH 13 (2017) PV
Teachers, social studies, future voter program role: HB 2433, SB 6092
Teachers, space available tuition waivers for, when: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, student, field placement of and grants for: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, substitute, complaints about, district notification of teacher: HB 1767
Teachers, teacher endorsement and certification help program, revising: 2SHB 1827
Teachers, teacher shortage conditional scholarship program, modifying: 2SHB 1827
Teaching assistants, for K-3 teachers, when: HB 2050
Transitional bilingual instruction program, "eligible pupil" and "native language": HB 1686, SB 5489
Transitional bilingual instruction program, allocations for: HB 2185
Transitional bilingual instruction program, annual reporting date: HB 1690, * SB 5488, CH 123 (2017)
Transitional bilingual instruction program, bilingual educator initiative to support: SB 5712, SSB 5712
Transitional bilingual instruction program, staff assignment requirements: HB 2590
Transportation, allocation distribution formula, underfunded districts: HB 1689, SB 5367
Transportation, alternative fuel buses, purchase of: SB 5931, SB 6080
Transportation, of homeless students, McKinney-Vento surcharge to fund: HB 2206
Truancy, addressing with multiple approaches: HB 1170, SHB 1170, * 2SHB 1170, CH 291 (2017), SB 5293, * ESSB 5293 (2017) V
Truancy, community truancy boards: HB 1170, SHB 1170, * 2SHB 1170, CH 291 (2017), SB 5293, * ESSB 5293 (2017) V, SB 5563
Truancy, court-ordered completion of school assignments, when: HB 1236
Truancy, detention for failure to comply with court order, reporting requirements: * ESSB 5293 (2017) V
Truancy, district and school flexibility and discretion, when: SB 5563
Truancy, students with IEP's or 504 plans, requirements: SHB 1170, * 2SHB 1170, CH 291 (2017)
Truancy, truant youth, crisis residential centers and HOPE centers for: HB 1170, SB 5293
Truancy, unexcused absences, policies: HB 1170, SHB 1170, * 2SHB 1170, CH 291 (2017), SB 5293, * ESSB 5293 (2017) V, SB 5563
Urban development areas, district-owned property within, inventory of: HB 1752
Vaccination, of school children, exemption form requirements and prohibitions: HB 2092
Volunteers, access to certain persons, background checks: SB 5605, * SSB 5605, CH 33 (2017)
Waivers, of state laws and rules, districts' authority to grant to schools: SB 5562
Washington history day program, transfer to OSPI: HB 2288
Water, lead in drinking water systems/outlets, action plans, testing, and replacing: HB 1842, HB 1925
Water, lead in school drinking water and fixtures, testing for: SB 5745, SSB 5745
Water, lead-containing drinking water service lines, replacing: HB 1805, SB 5745, SSB 5745
Work-integrated learning advisory committee, convening: HB 1600, ESHB 1600
Work-integrated learning experiences, demonstration pilot project, establishing: HB 1600, ESHB 1600
Year, increasing school-year instructional days and restricting length of breaks: SB 5740