Home Education, House Bill 837 – SIGNED INTO LAW
Originally championed by Senator Stargel and Representative Eric Eisnaugle,this policy allows school districts to provide exceptional student education services to eligible home education students. It also addressed inconsistencies in dual enrollment programs for both home education and private school students.
Home Education/Bright Futures, House Bill 793 – SIGNED INTO LAW
Sponsored by Senator Tom Lee and Representative Marleen O’Toole, this bill provides that test score requirements for the Bright Futures Medallion Scholarship are the same for home education students as they are for all other high school students. (Previously, home education students were held to a higher SAT/ACT score requirement).