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House Bill 1312: Expands Virtual School to Include Elementary Schools
Committee on Education
Currently, the South Dakota virtual school is designated as a high school. This bill would expand the South Dakota Virtual School to include other grades in addition to high school. This will result in an expansion of the South Dakota virtual school system, an over-funded program which attempts to borrow the homeschool “model”—but with the government at the center rather than parents.
|1/23/2008||First read in House and referred to House Education H.J. 222|
|1/29/2008||Scheduled for hearing|
|1/29/2008||Education Do Pass Passed, Yeas 13, Nays 0 H.J. 330|
|1/29/2008||Placed on consent Passed|
|1/30/2008||House of Representatives Do Pass Passed, Yeas 66, Nays 1 H.J. 340|
|1/31/2008||First read in Senate and referred to Senate Education S.J. 298|
The South Dakota legislature has adjourned without passing this bill; it is now dead.
None at this time.
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