Education Bills on Senate Calendar for Tuesday, October 20

The state Senate’s proposed floor calendar (bills they plan to vote on) for October 20 includes the following education-related bills we have been following:

AB-325 School Board Vacancies (Weatherston, Thomas (R)) Allows the Racine Unified school board president to fill a vacancy on the school board that has existed since June.  Also requires all school boards to adopt a policy on filling vacancies. Read More

SB-254 Achievement Gap Reduction (Olsen, Luther (R)) This bill makes technical corrections to the Achievement Gap Reduction program (formerly SAGE) created in 2015 Wisconsin Act 53.