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Adopted Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 101, Assessment, Subchapter DD, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Substitute Assessments for Graduation, §101.4002, State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness End-of-Course Substitute Assessments
Summary: The adopted amendment updates required performance standards for the revised ACT and SAT suite of assessments in order to satisfy the state's end-of-course graduation requirements. The figure was adopted with changes from what was published as proposed.
Effective Date: July 26, 2017.

Text of Adopted Amendment to 19 TAC §101.4002 (PDF)


Adopted New 19 TAC Chapter 150, Commissioner's Rules Concerning Educator Appraisal, Subchapter CC, Superintendent Appraisal, §150.1031, General Provisions for Superintendent Appraisal
Summary: The adopted new rule provides, in accordance with the Texas Education Code, §21.354, a commissioner's recommended appraisal process and criteria for superintendents.The rule was adopted with no changes from what was published as proposed.
Effective Date: July 30, 2017.

Text of Adopted New 19 TAC §150.1031 (PDF)