Public Comment, Docket No. 08-0203-1702 College Entrance Exam Idaho State Department of Education
The Idaho State Department of Education (Department) is accepting public comments on proposed rule Docket No. 08-0203-1702, regarding the College Entrance Exam. Please refer to the Department's website at sde.idaho.gov/topics/admin-rules/ for draft language and background materials. All comments must be received by the Department on or before August 23, 2017. Comments received will be published on the Department's website.
DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY: The following is a statement in nontechnical language of the substance and purpose of the intended negotiated rulemaking and the principle issues involved:
This rule amends College Entrance Exam requirements to allow students who took the Compass exam before the final November 2016 test administration to use the Compass to meet the graduation requirement. This rule will also add language to update the college entrance exam graduation requirements for students on an Individualized Learning Plan (IEP). Additionally, rule language will be added to give students another option if they were unable to participate in the ACT or the statewide test day administration of the SAT.