Record of Committee Proceedings
Committee on Education
Assembly Bill 379
Relating to: the student information system, a school and school district accountability system, low-performing schools and school districts, and charter school contracts.
By Representatives Kestell, Bies and A. Ott; cosponsored by Senator Olsen.
September 19, 2013 Referred to Committee on Education
February 12, 2014 Public Hearing Held
Present: (11) Representative Kestell; Representatives Jagler, Nass, Pridemore, Marklein, Thiesfeldt, Rodriguez, Pope, Clark, Wright and Hesselbein.
Absent: (0) None.
Excused: (0) None.
· Jim Steineke - Representative - 5th Assembly District
· Jeff Pertl - Department of Public Instruction
· Joanne Brown
· Dan Rossmiller - Wisconsin Association of School Boards
· John Jagler - Representative - 37th Assembly District
· Kathie Free
· Brad Lutes - WEAC
Appearances for Information Only
· Bradley Carl - Value Added Research Center
· Matt Kussow - WI Council of Religious & Independent Schools
· Scott Jensen - American Federation of Children
· Brian Pleva - American Federation for Children
· Jim Bender - School Choice Wisconsin
· Kim Wadas - WI Catholic Conference
· Doug Mering - Baraboo School Board
· Jerry Fiene - WI Rural Schools Alliance
· David Bennett - WI Retired Educators Association
· James Skiles
· Carol Gruba
Registrations for Information Only
· Andrew Davis - Metro Milwaukee Association of Commerce
April 08, 2014 Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1