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Adoption, Amendment, or Repeal of Rules

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Initial Proposals (Approved by State Board) Public Hearing
Public Hearing Location: State Board Room at the NH Department of Education
Learn Everywhere Chapter Ed 1400, containing Ed 1401 through 1407, specifies a uniform application process pursuant to RSA 193-E:2-a, V(b) relative to the approval of alternative programs for granting credit leading to high school graduation.

Chapter Ed 1400 had formerly contained rules on career and technical education which had been readopted with amendments, effective 7-14-18, and renumbered as part of Chapter Ed 1300 on alternative education and regional career and technical education.

9:30 a.m. on Feb. 14, 2019

Technology and Engineering Teacher Ed 507.05 on certification as a comprehensive technology education teacher is being readopted with amendment before expiration as a technology and engineering teacher in order to align the rule with current standards and practices in the field. Ed 507.05 is scheduled to expire 8-12-19 but is subject to extension pursuant to RSA 541-A:14-a.

Ed 612.31 on career and technical education programs is being readopted with amendment and renumbered as Ed 612.31 and Ed 612.36 through Ed 612.39 in order to separate each endorsement area into its own educator preparation program rule as follows:

Ed 612.31 Comprehensive Agricultural Education;
Ed 612.36 Technology and Engineering Program;
Ed 612.37 Comprehensive Marketing Education;
Ed 612.38 Comprehensive Business Education; and
Ed 612.39 Comprehensive Family and Consumer Science

9:30 a.m. on April 11, 2019
Custodian of Records Ed 502.03 addresses the requirements for retaining records pertaining to educator credentials and is being readopted with amendment to include a timeline for keeping records that are no longer valid. The proposal also adds a requirement to keep any applications that result in a denial for a period of 50 years or until the Department is notified that the applicant is deceased. 10 a.m. on April 11, 2019
Reading and Writing Program Ed 612.02 TBD
Computer Science and Kindergarten Minimum Standards Ed 306 11:30 a.m. on May 8, 2019 at the Academy for Science and Design, Nashua

Proposed Interim Rules

None at this time    
Final Proposals (To Be Approved By State Board) Public Hearing
None at this time    
Proposed Rules for Adoption
None at this time    

Adopted Rules

The text of an adopted rule is posted here after the Joint Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules votes on the rule and the State Board adopts the rule but before the publication of the rule.
Approval of Nonpublic Schools Acrobat Reader Ed 400
Code of Conduct Acrobat Reader Ed 500, various sections
Digital Learning Specialist Acrobat Reader Ed 507.22, Ed 612.19 formerly titled Education Technology Integrator

Published Rules

Administrative Rules and Table of Content

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