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State Board of Education
Mandate 953

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Diploma seals; science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Purpose of legislation
Required the Board of Education to establish criteria for awarding a diploma seal for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) for the Board of Education-approved diplomas. Under current law, such diploma seal is limited in scope to technology and advanced mathematics.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 482 (2018)
VAC chapters to be amended
8 vac 20 - 131 : Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5187: Revisions to the Standards of Accred. to Comport with Legislation passed by the 2018 General Assembly
Latest Stage: Fast-Track
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