Public school teachers, administrators & officials (Education (General) related)

TopicBill numberAuthorInterest positionsort iconBecame law
Empowering Parents Through Quality Charter Schools Act H.R. 2218 (112th) HunterSplitNo
To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
State and Local Funding Flexibility Act H.R. 2445 (112th) KlineSplitNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide States and local educational agencies with maximum flexibility in using Federal funds provided under such Act, and for other… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide States and local educational agencies with maximum flexibility in using Federal funds provided under such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Success Act H.R. 3989 (112th) KlineSplitNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, inform parents of their schools' performance, and for other purposes. (by More
To support State and local accountability for public education, inform parents of their schools' performance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (113th) KlineSplitNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Success and Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Act H.R. 10 (113th) KlineSplitNo
To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Empowering Parents Through Choice Act S. 1014 (110th) AlexanderOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for… More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for restructuring. (by CRS) Hide
Empowering Parents Through Choice Act H.R. 1486 (110th) McKeonOpposeNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide parental choice for those students that attend schools that are in need of improvement and have been identified for restructuring. (by CRS) Hide
STAR Act of 2011 S. 959 (112th) HaganOpposeNo
A bill to improve outcomes for students in persistently low-performing schools, to create a culture of recognizing, rewarding, and replicating educational excellence, to authorize school turnaround… More
A bill to improve outcomes for students in persistently low-performing schools, to create a culture of recognizing, rewarding, and replicating educational excellence, to authorize school turnaround grants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Growing Education Achievement Training Academies for Teachers and Principals Act S. 1250 (112th) BennetOpposeNo
A bill to create and expand innovative teacher and principal preparation programs known as teacher and principal preparation academies. (by More
A bill to create and expand innovative teacher and principal preparation programs known as teacher and principal preparation academies. (by CRS) Hide
Cybersecurity Act of 2012 S. 2105 (112th) LiebermanOpposeNo
A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States. (by CRS)
Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 S. 3307 (111th) LincolnOpposeYes
An original bill to reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Virgin Islands National Park School Lease Act H.R. 53 (110th) ChristensenSupportNo
This bill leases several acres of the Virgin Islands National Park for the purpose of creating a new school. (by CRS)
Foreign Language Education Expansion Act H.R. 1718 (110th) MooreSupportNo
To provide additional student loan forgiveness to teachers of foreign languages. (by CRS)
Advanced Programs Act of 2011 S. 1179 (112th) BingamanSupportNo
A bill to promote advanced placement and International Baccalaureate programs. (by CRS)
PRE-K Act H.R. 3289 (110th) HironoSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve early education. (by CRS)
Local School Board Governance and Flexibility Act H.R. 1386 (113th) SchockSupportNo
To support the local decision-making functions of local educational agencies by limiting the authority of the Secretary of Education to issue regulations, rules, grant conditions, and guidance… More
To support the local decision-making functions of local educational agencies by limiting the authority of the Secretary of Education to issue regulations, rules, grant conditions, and guidance materials, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Every Student Counts Act S. 767 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to improve the calculation of, the reporting of, and the accountability for, secondary school graduation rates. (by CRS)
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2007 S. 2205 (110th) DurbinSupportNo
The Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act (DREAM Act), of 2007, allows undocumented students brought to the US before the age of sixteen, who have been here at least five years, to… More
The Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act (DREAM Act), of 2007, allows undocumented students brought to the US before the age of sixteen, who have been here at least five years, to avoid deportation. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Student Loan Certainty Act of 2013 S. 1334 (113th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to establish student loan interest rates, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 3043 (110th) ObeySupportNo
This bill makes appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008. (by More
This bill makes appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008. (by CRS) Hide
College Student Relief Act of 2007 H.R. 5 (110th) MillerSupportNo
This bill will cut interest rates on subsidized undergraduate student loans from 6.12 percent to a fixed rate of 3.4 percent by 2011. (by More
This bill will cut interest rates on subsidized undergraduate student loans from 6.12 percent to a fixed rate of 3.4 percent by 2011. (by CRS) Hide
Improving No Child Left Behind Act S. 348 (110th) CrapoSupportNo
A bill to improve the amendments made by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. (by CRS)
Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007 H.R. 1429 (110th) KildeeSupportYes
To reauthorize the Head Start Act, to improve program quality, to expand access, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Flexibility in Assessments for Individuals Reform Act of 2007 H.R. 1711 (110th) HooleySupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to improve certain accountability and assessment provisions. (by CRS)
Rural Education Achievement Program Reauthorization Act of 2011 S. 567 (112th) ConradSupportNo
A bill to amend the small, rural school achievement program and the rural and low-income school program under part B of title VI of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by… More
A bill to amend the small, rural school achievement program and the rural and low-income school program under part B of title VI of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS) Hide
Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2011 S. 585 (112th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Success in the Middle Act of 2011 S. 833 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades… More
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Time for Innovation Matters in Education Act of 2011 S. 851 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to establish expanded learning time initiatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Foreign Language Education Partnership Program Act H.R. 1966 (112th) HoltSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish a partnership program in foreign languages. (by CRS)
Fix America's Schools Today Act of 2011 S. 1597 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to provide assistance for the modernization, renovation, and repair of elementary school and secondary school buildings in public school districts and community colleges across the United… More
A bill to provide assistance for the modernization, renovation, and repair of elementary school and secondary school buildings in public school districts and community colleges across the United States in order to support the achievement of improved educational outcomes in those schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fix America's Schools Today (FAST) Act of 2011 H.R. 2948 (112th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide assistance for the modernization, renovation, and repair of elementary and secondary school buildings in public school districts, as well as community colleges, across America in order to… More
To provide assistance for the modernization, renovation, and repair of elementary and secondary school buildings in public school districts, as well as community colleges, across America in order to support the achievement of improved educational outcomes in those schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ready to Learn Act S. 322 (113th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to set the United States on track to ensure children are ready to learn when they begin kindergarten. (by CRS)
Continuum of Learning Act of 2013 H.R. 791 (113th) PolisSupportNo
To amend titles I and II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to strengthen connections to early childhood education programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend titles I and II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to strengthen connections to early childhood education programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Technology for Tomorrow Fund H.R. 521 (113th) MillerSupportNo
To award grants to encourage State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to utilize technology to improve student achievement and college-and-career readiness, the skills of… More
To award grants to encourage State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to utilize technology to improve student achievement and college-and-career readiness, the skills of teachers and school leaders, and the efficiency and productivity of education systems at all levels. (by CRS) Hide
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act S. 840 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to recruit, support, and prepare principals to improve student academic achievement at eligible schools. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act of 2013 H.R. 1736 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to recruit, prepare, and support principals through capacity-building measures that will improve student academic achievement in high-need schools. (by CRS) Hide
Keeping All Students Safe Act H.R. 4247 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To prevent and reduce the use of physical restraint and seclusion in schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Keep Student Loans Affordable Act of 2013 S. 1238 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution rules for… More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the current reduced interest rate for undergraduate Federal Direct Stafford Loans for 1 year, to modify required distribution rules for pension plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Educating Tomorrow's Engineers Act H.R. 2426 (113th) TonkoSupportNo
To better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by More
To better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by CRS) Hide
Educating Tomorrow's Engineers Act S. 1178 (113th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by More
A bill to better integrate engineering education into kindergarten through grade 12 instruction and curriculum and to support research on engineering education. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Master Teacher Corps Act of 2013 S. 358 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to establish a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Master Teacher Corps program. (by CRS)
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (114th) KlineSupportNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act S. 476 (114th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to recruit, support, and prepare principals to improve student academic achievement at eligible schools. (by CRS)
School Principal Recruitment and Training Act H.R. 930 (114th) DavisSupportNo
To recruit, support, and prepare principals to improve student academic achievement at eligible schools. (by CRS)
Family Engagement in Education Act of 2013 S. 1291 (113th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to strengthen families' engagement in the education of their children. (by CRS)
Family Engagement in Education Act of 2013 H.R. 2662 (113th) ThompsonSupportNo
To strengthen families' engagement in the education of their children. (by CRS)
21st Century Readiness Act S. 1175 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator,… More
A bill to provide, develop, and support 21st century readiness initiatives that assist students in acquiring the skills necessary to think critically and solve problems, be an effective communicator, collaborate with others, and learn to create and innovate. (by CRS) Hide
DIPLOMA Act H.R. 2237 (113th) ChuSupportNo
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and… More
To strengthen student achievement and graduation rates and prepare young people for college, careers, and citizenship through innovative partnerships that meet the comprehensive needs of children and youth. (by CRS) Hide
Literacy Education for All, Results for the Nation Act H.R. 858 (114th) YarmuthSupportNo
To establish a comprehensive literacy program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Building Understanding, Investment, Learning, and Direction Career and Technical Education Act of 2013 S. 1293 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to establish a pilot grant program to support career and technical education exploration programs in middle schools and high schools. (by More
A bill to establish a pilot grant program to support career and technical education exploration programs in middle schools and high schools. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Technology and Innovation Act of 2011 S. 1178 (112th) BingamanSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2001. (by CRS)
Better Educator Support and Training Act S. 882 (114th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend part A of title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Achievement Through Prevention Act S. 541 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive… More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Innovation Act of 2013 S. 169 (113th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Community Schools Act of 2011 S. 616 (112th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to support the community schools model. (by CRS)
Supporting Community Schools Act of 2013 H.R. 3873 (113th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 in order to support the community schools model. (by CRS)
School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act H.R. 2094 (113th) RoeSupportYes
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer epinephrine and meeting other related requirements). (by CRS) Hide
IDEA Full Funding Act H.R. 4136 (113th) Van HollenSupportNo
To amend part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide full Federal funding of such part. (by CRS)
Strengthening Education Through Research Act H.R. 4366 (113th) RokitaSupportNo
To strengthen the Federal education research system to make research and evaluations more timely and relevant to State and local needs in order to increase student achievement. (by More
To strengthen the Federal education research system to make research and evaluations more timely and relevant to State and local needs in order to increase student achievement. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Federal Mandates on School Lunch Act H.R. 3663 (113th) NoemSupportNo
To prohibit regulations establishing certain limits for the school lunch program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Mckinney-Vento Homeless Education Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1094 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supporting Afterschool STEM Act S. 2543 (113th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to support afterschool and out-of-school-time science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Education Act of 2015 H.R. 1020 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by More
To define STEM education to include computer science, and to support existing STEM education programs at the National Science Foundation. (by CRS) Hide
Perkins Modernization Act of 2014 H.R. 4425 (113th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 to improve the Act. (by CRS)
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
College Cost Reduction and Access Act H.R. 2669 (110th) MillerSupportYes
To provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 601 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2008. (by CRS)
Higher Education Opportunity Act H.R. 4137 (110th) MillerSupportYes
To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act H.R. 5504 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act H.R. 2131 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Strong Start for America's Children Act S. 1697 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to support early learning. (by CRS)
Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2013 S. 870 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by CRS) Hide