Important Rule Making

The Oregon State Board of Education released an extensive Notice of Administrative Rules last week covering new grants and new regulations approved by the 2013 Legislative Session. Topics covered are:

  • School District Improvement Plans
  • Physical Restraint and Seclusion
  • Public Charter School Renewal
  • Closing the Achievement Gap for African American Students Grant
  • Dual Language Grant
  • School District Collaboration Grant Rules
  • Network for Quality Teaching & Learning – Guiding Principles
  • Mentoring, Monitoring and Acceleration Grant Programs (Temporary Rules) (Public Comment Open until October 17, 2013 at 12:00 noon)
  • Early Reading Opportunities Grant (Temporary rules)
  • Strategic Initiatives- Guiding Principles
  • Employment-Related Transition Services for Transition Age Students

These proposed rules are open for public comment. Written or electronic testimony is accepted until November 30, 2013 @ 5:00 pm. Comments can be emailed to:

or mailed to:

Cindy Hunt
Government and Legal Affairs Manager
Oregon Department of Education
255 Capitol St. NE
Salem, OR 97310

You can view drafts of the proposed rules at:

The full Notice of Administrative Rule Making is attached.



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