Increase Curriculum Transparency School Literacy
Concerning transparency in reading programs implemented in public schools.
2020 Regular Session
Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
The bill amends the "Colorado READ Act" to require each local education provider to post on its website:
- The core and supplemental reading curriculum, or a detailed description of the reading curriculum, by grade, used in each of its schools;
- The core and supplemental reading instructional programs and intervention reading instruction, services, and other supports provided in each of its schools;
- The number of students enrolled in kindergarten and first through third grades who have READ plans, as well as the number of students who have achieved reading competency; and
- The local education provider's budget and narrative explanation for the use of the "Colorado READ Act" intervention money.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)