House Education Committee - February 21, 2017

30 House Building

  Display documents automatically as they are discussed

This meeting is not currently streaming.

Chair Peterson called the meeting to order at 4:11 p.m.
 Recording 1
 H.B. 231 Educator Evaluation Amendments (Moss, J.)
 Rep. Jefferson Moss explained the bill with the assistance of Ms. Angie Stallings, Deputy Superintendent, Utah State Board of Education.
 Ms Jeannie Rowland, Educator Effectiveness Coordinator, Utah State Board of Education, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Rita Heagren, American Federation of Teachers Granite School District, spoke to the bill.
 Dr. Sara Jones, Utah Education Association, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Stan Lockhart spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. McCay moved to amend H.B. 231 with Amendment #1.
 Rep. McCay moved to pass H.B. 231 out favorably.
 H.B. 368 Related to Basic School Programs Review (Fawson, J.)
 Rep. Justin L. Fawson explained the bill.
 Ms. Angie Stallings, Deputy Superintendent, Utah State Board of Education spoke to the bill.
 Ms. Tami Pyfer, Education Advisor, Utah Governor's Office, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Rep. McCay moved to amend H.B. 368 with Amendment #1.
 Rep. Poulson moved to pass H.B. 368 out favorably, as amended.
 H.B. 352 Public Education Employment Revisions (Ivory, K.)
 Rep. Ken Ivory explained the bill.
 Ms. Angie Stallings, Deputy Superintendent, Utah State Board of Education, spoke to the bill.
 Ms. Jennifer Johnson spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Lisa Nentl-Bloom, Executive Director, Utah Education Association, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Rita Heagren, American Federation of Teachers Granite School District, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Ms. Kathleen Riebe, teacher and member of the Utah State Board of Education, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Ben Rasmussen, Director of Law and Professional Practices, Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission, spoke to the bill.
 Ms. Tracy Watson, General Counsel, Utah Education Association, spoke to the bill.
 Rep. Coleman moved to pass H.B. 352 out favorably.
 Rep. Fawson moved to adjourn.
 Chair Peterson adjourned the meeting at 6:05 p.m..
Recording 1 - Low Quality     

Having trouble listening? Try our troubleshooting page.