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116 guidance documents relevant to this chapter

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865 DISCIPLINE OF STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES 12/30/2010  7/25/2011 
4843 Virginia School Bus Specifications 11/21/2013  12/16/2013 
4850 Criteria and Process for the Board of Education to Review Charter School Applications 6/28/2012  1/9/2013 
4855 Application for College Partnership Laboratory Schools and the Procedures for Receiving, Reviewing, and Ruling on College Partnership Laboratory School Applications 10/25/2012  1/9/2013 
4860 Guidelines for Considering and Approving Requests for Pre-Labor Day Openings 3/28/2013  4/1/2013 
4865 Guidelines Governing Certain Provisions of the Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia 1/13/2011  1/9/2013 
4869 Academic Review Process 9/27/2012  1/9/2013 
4871 Process by which Locally Prescribed Graduation Requirements that Exceed the Requirements in 8 VAC 20-131-50 of the Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia May Be Amended or Discontinued 11/17/2011  12/29/2011 
4874 Guidelines for the Prevention of Sexual Misconduct and Abuse in Virginia Public Schools 3/24/2011  12/29/2011 
4877 Guidelines for Policies on Concussions in Student-Athletes 1/13/2011  12/29/2011 
4881 Guidelines and Standards of Learning for Family Life Education 7/1/2011  12/29/2011 
4884 Virginia’s Textbook Review Process 3/24/2011  12/29/2011 
4887 Guidelines for Local Textbook Approval 9/22/2011  12/29/2011 
4890 Guidelines Pertaining to the Employment of Substitute Teachers 3/24/2011  1/9/2013 
4893 Guidelines for Uniform Performance Standards and Evaluation Criteria for Teachers 4/28/2011  1/9/2013 
4895 Definitions of At-Risk of Becoming Low-Performing and Low-Performing Institutions of Higher Education in Virginia as Required by Title II of the Higher Education Act (HEA) 5/19/2011  12/29/2011 
4896 Criteria for Identifying Alternative Routes to Teacher Licensure as “Low Performing” or “At Risk of Becoming Low Performing” Required by Title II of the Higher Education Opportunity Act 2/17/2011  12/29/2011 
4971 Guidelines for School Facilities In Virginia’s Public Schools 6/1/2010  5/16/2012 
5203 Criteria for the Virginia Index of Performance 10/24/2013  12/17/2013 
5204 Division-Level Academic Review Process 10/25/2012  1/9/2013 
5205 Guidelines for Uniform Performance Standards and Evaluation Criteria for Superintendents 9/27/2012  1/9/2013 
5206 Guidelines for Uniform Performance Standards and Evaluation Criteria for Principals 2/23/2012  1/9/2013 
5207 Guidelines for Distributing National Board Incentive Awards 6/28/2012  1/9/2013 
5208 List of Board of Education Regulations Identified as Waivable for Charter School Purposes 6/30/1999  1/9/2013 
5209 Guidelines for Academic and Career Plans 9/17/2009  1/9/2013 
5210 Guidelines for Awarding Differentiated Numbers of Verified Credit for Career and Technical Education Certification and Licensure Examinations 12/31/2002  1/9/2013 
5211 Interpretation of Regulations for Certain Transfer Students 12/20/2002  1/9/2013 
5212 Elementary School Gun Safety Guidelines and Curriculum 7/31/2011  1/9/2013 
5213 Persistently Dangerous Schools Identification Process & Criteria 4/29/2003  1/9/2013 
5217 Training Standards for Paraprofessionals Assigned to Work with a Teacher Who Has Primary Oversight of Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder 1/10/2013  1/15/2013 
5245 Standard Diploma Credit Accommodations for Students with Disabilities 3/28/2013  4/2/2013 
5350 Guidelines for Educating Students with Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD) 10/4/2013  10/4/2013 
5445 Growth Indicators in Response to the 2013 Acts of the Assembly 7/25/2013  12/16/2013 
5446 Model Policy to Address Bullying in Virginia’s Schools 10/24/2013  12/16/2013 
5447 Physical Education Program Guidelines For Public Elementary and Middle Schools 11/21/2013  12/16/2013 
5448 A-F School Grading Formula 11/21/2013  12/16/2013 
5507 Substitute Tests for Verified Credit - effective through 2013-2014 school year 5/12/2011  2/20/2014 
5508 Substitute Tests for Verified Credit - effective beginning 2014-2015 school year 1/16/2014  2/20/2014 
5509 Guidance Regarding Maximum Class Size and Student-Teacher Ratios in the Standards of Quality 1/16/2014  2/20/2014 
825 Student Conduct Policy Guidelines 10/24/2013  12/16/2013 
827 VIRGINIA SCHOOL SEARCH RESOURSE GUIDE, INCLUDING STUDENT SEARCH GUIDELINES 10/1/2000  7/25/2011 
828 USE OF LITERARY FUND PROCEEDS 6/29/2007  7/25/2011 
832 GUIDANCE FOR ACCOMMODATING CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL DIETARY NEEDS IN SCHOOL NUTRITION PROGRAMS 10/11/2009  7/25/2011 
833 GUIDELINES ON THE RECITATION OF THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE, INCLUDING GUIDELINES FOR APPROPRIATE ETIQUETTE AND CONVENTIONS FOR RESPECTING THE DIGNITY OF THE FLAG 7/26/2001  7/25/2011 
834 ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY: A HANDBOOK 1/1/2001  7/25/2011 
835 GUIDELINES FOR THE DONATION OF OBSOLETE EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE BY SCHOOL BOARDS TO STUDENTS 10/20/2000  7/25/2011 
836 GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THE STUDENT'S SCHOLASTIC RECORD IN VIRGINIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS 7/1/2004  2/22/2013 
837 GUIDELINES ON THE MINUTE OF SILENCE REQUIREMENTS 6/13/2000  7/25/2011 
838 GUIDELINES FOR HONOARY HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMAS FOR VETERANS OF WORLD WAR II, THE KOREAN WAR, AND THE VIETNAM WAR 10/25/2010  7/25/2011 
839 MODEL GUIDELINES FOR SCHOOL ATTENDANCE FOR CHILDREN WITH HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS 12/30/1990  12/29/2008 
840 VIRGINIA SCHOOL HEALTH GUIDELINES 12/30/1998  12/29/2008 
841 SUICIDE PREVENTION GUIDELINES 12/1/2003  7/25/2011 
842 MODEL SCHOOL CRISIS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLAN 11/30/2007  7/25/2011 
843 SCHOOL SAFETY AUDIT PROTOCOL 7/30/2000  7/25/2011 
845 POLICY REGARDING MEDICATION RECOMMENDATION BY SCHOOL PERSONNEL 8/16/2002  7/25/2011 
846 GUIDELINES FOR THE K-3 RECORD FOR READING AND MATHEMATICS 5/30/2003  7/25/2011 
847 OBJECTIVES FOR PERSONAL LIVING AND FINANCE 12/30/2006  7/25/2011 
848 Criteria for Character Education 7/26/2012  1/9/2013 
851 CURRICULUM AND ADMINISTRATIVE GUIDE FOR DRIVER EDUCATION IN VIRGINIA 12/30/2010  7/27/2011 
852 GUIDELINES FOR BANKING-IN-SCHOOL DEMONSTRATION PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMS 12/30/2006  7/27/2011 
853 PERSISTENTLY DANGEROUS SCHOOLS & UNSAFE SCHOOL CHOICE OPTION 4/30/2003  7/27/2011 
854 GUIDELINES FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT OF 2001 PUBLIC SCHOOL CHOICE REQUIREMENTS 11/30/2002  7/27/2011 
855 CRITERIA FOR THE PROVIDERS OF SUPPLEMENTAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES UNDER THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT OF 2001 11/30/2002  7/27/2011 
857 LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENT STUDENTS: GUIDELINES FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE STANDARDS OF LEARNING ASSESSMENTS 12/30/2010  7/27/2011 
860 VIRGINIA PLAN FOR THE GIFTED 12/30/2006  7/27/2011 
861 PROCEDURES FOR INITIATING ACADEMIC YEAR GOVERNOR'S SCHOOLS 1/30/1999  7/27/2011 
862 VIRGINIA COMPREHENSIVE SERVICES ACT FOR AT-RISK YOUTH AND FAMILIES IMPLEMENTATION MANUAL 7/30/2002  7/27/2011 
863 GUIDELINES FOR THE PARTICIPATION OF STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES IN THE STATE ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM 11/30/2010  7/27/2011 
866 RIGHTS AND PROCEDURAL SAFEGUARDS FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION 8/15/2009  7/27/2011 
868 GUIDELINES FOR MENTOR TEACHER PROGRAMS 6/30/2000  7/27/2011 
869 LOCAL ELIGIBILITY LICENSE GUIDELINES 9/30/2000  7/27/2011 
870 VIRGINIA LICENSE RENEWAL MANUAL 1/19/2011  8/26/2011 
871 GUIDELINES FOR MANAGING ASTHMA: A TEAM APPROACH 7/1/2003  8/26/2011 
872 HANDBOOK FOR HOMEBOUND SERVICE 6/30/2011  8/26/2011 
873 Individual Student Alternative Education Plan (ISAEP) Program Guidelines 9/27/2012  1/9/2013 
874 MODEL GUIDELINES FOR THE WEARING OF UNIFORMS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS 7/1/1996  8/26/2011 
875 GUIDELINES CONCERNING RELIGIOUS ACTIVITY IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS 12/30/1995  8/26/2011 
877 CRITERIA FOR REVIEW OF PRIVATE EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES 4/1/2005  8/26/2011 
878 GUIDELINES FOR ESTABLISHING JOINT OR REGIONAL CONTINUATION HIGH SCHOOLS OR PROGRAMS 5/28/2004  8/26/2011 
879 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR COST-SAVING AND SERVICE-SHARING AGREEMENTS BETWEEN SCHOOL DIVISIONS 7/30/2005  8/26/2011 
880 CRITERIA FOR ESTABLISHING GOVERNOR’S CAREER AND TECHNICAL ACADEMIES 1/30/2008  8/26/2011 
881 CRITERIA FOR MAKING DISTRIBUTIONS FROM THE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL FUND 1/10/2008  8/26/2011 
882 GUIDELINES FOR SPECIALIZED HEALTH CARE PROCEDURES 12/30/2004  8/26/2011 
883 GUIDELINES FOR TRAINING OF PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEES IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF INSULIN AND GLUCAGON 9/30/1999  8/26/2011 
884 GUIDELINES FOR STUDENT DRUG-TESTING IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS 6/30/2004  8/26/2011 
885 CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT RECOGNITION AND INTERVENTION TRAINING CURRICULUM GUIDELINES 12/30/2003  8/26/2011 
886 GUIDELINES FOR ALTERNATIVES TO ANIMAL DISSECTION 7/30/2004  8/26/2011 
887 VIRGINIA’S DEFINITION OF SCHOOL READINESS 4/30/2008  1/5/2009 
888 Hiring of Retired Public School Teachers and Administrators for Critical Shortage Areas 8/7/2001  1/9/2013 
889 THE VIRGINIA REQUIREMENTS OF QUALITY AND EFFECTIVENESS FOR BEGINNING TEACHER MENTOR PROGRAMS IN HARD-TO-STAFF SCHOOLS 6/30/2004  8/26/2011 
890 VIRGINIA'S HIGH OBJECTIVE UNIFORM STATE STANDARD OF EVALUATION (HOUSSE) FOR EXPERIENCED TEACHERS 4/30/2005  8/26/2011 
891 VIRGINIA'S DEFINITION OF ALTERNATE ROUTE FOR HIGHLY QUALIFIED TEACHERS 4/30/2004  8/26/2011 
892 VIRGINIA REQUIREMENTS TO BE A HIGHLY QUALIFIED SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER 9/30/2006  8/26/2011 
893 VIRGINIA'S HIGH OBJECTIVE UNIFORM STATE STANDARD OF EVALUATION (HOUSSE) FOR VISITING INTERNATIONAL FACULTY (VIF) CULTURAL EXCHANGE TEACHERS 3/30/2007  8/26/2011 
894 GUIDELINES FOR PRESCRIBED PROFESSIONAL TEACHER'S EXAMINATIONS 1/8/2011  8/26/2011 
895 HIGH-QUALITY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CRITERIA 4/30/2004  8/26/2011 
896 CRITERIA FOR IMPLEMENTING EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING CREDITS FOR ALTERNATE ROUTE APPLICANTS SEEKING INITIAL LICENSURE 10/30/2005  8/26/2011 
897 POLICY STATEMENT FOR IMPLEMENTING IN VIRGINIA APPROVED PROGRAMS THE VIRGINIA COMMUNICATION AND LITERACY ASSESSMENT 11/30/2005  8/26/2011 
898 VIRGINIA STANDARDS FOR THE PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE OF TEACHERS 4/28/2011  8/26/2011 
899 Accountability Measurement of Partnerships and Collaborations Based on PreK-12 School Needs Required by the Regulations Governing the Review and Approval of Education Programs in Virginia 11/29/2012  1/9/2013 
901 Advancing Virginia’s Leadership Agenda Guidance Document: Standards and Indicators for School Leaders and Documentation for the Principal of Distinction (Level II) Administration and Supervision Endorsement 9/27/2012  1/9/2013 
902 CRITERIA AND PROCESS FOR ADOPTION OF INSTRUCTIONAL MODELS/PROGRAMS THAT INCLUDE INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS TO SATISFY PROVISIONS IN REGULATIONS ESTABLISHING ACCREDITING STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN VIRGINIA 1/30/2004  8/26/2011 
903 REVISION TO THE TERMINOLOGY USED IN THE CRITERIA AND DISCLAIMERS TO IDENTIFY AND SELECT INSTRUCTIONAL INTERVENTIONS IN REGULATIONS ESTABLISHING STANDARDS FOR ACCREDITING PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN VIRGINIA 2/5/2007  1/5/2009 
904 GUIDELINES FOR SCHOOL DIVISION REWARDS ALLOWABLE UNDER THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT OF 2001 7/30/2004  8/26/2011 
905 GUIDELINES FOR SANCTIONS/CORRECTIVE ACTIONS FOR VIRGINIA SCHOOL DIVISIONS IN IMPROVEMENT STATUS AS REQUIRED BY THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT OF 2001 10/30/2004  8/26/2011 
906 PROCESS FOR SCHOOL DIVISIONS TO SUBMIT LOCALLY-DEVELOPED AND/OR SELECTED ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY ASSESSMENTS FOR BOARD APPROVAL 1/30/2003  8/26/2011 
907 AGREEMENT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SCHOOL NUTRITION PROGRAMS 5/27/2011  8/26/2011 
908 GUIDELINES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF POLICIES AND PROCEDURES FOR MANAGING STUDENT BEHAVIORS IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS: FOCUSING ON PHYSICAL RESTRAINT AND SECLUSION 11/30/2005  9/29/2011 
909 REQUIRED MODIFICATIONS TO LOCAL PROCEDURES AND POLICIES (SPECIAL EDUCATION) 11/30/2009  9/29/2011 
910 ALTERNATIVE SPECIAL EDUCATION STAFFING PLAN PROCEDURES 1/30/2001  1/5/2009 
911 PROCEDURES FOR RECEIVING AND RESOLVING COMPLAINTS WHICH ALLEGE VIOLATION OF FEDERAL AND STATE LAWS AND REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES 2/25/2000  1/5/2009 
912 GUIDELINES FOR SCHOOLS FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES FUND 6/30/2007  1/5/2009 
914 STANDARDS FOR THE GOVERNOR’S CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION EXEMPLARY STANDARDS AWARDS PROGRAM 5/30/2008  1/5/2009 
915 GUIDELINES ESTABLISHING AN INCENTIVE PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE AND RECOGNIZE SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY PERFORMANCE AND COMPETENCE TO EXCELLENCE 7/30/2007  1/5/2009 
916 PROTOCOL FOR STATE-DIRECTED INVESTIGATIONS OF TESTING IRREGULARITIES 4/30/2008  1/5/2009 
917 WORLD-CLASS INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN AND ASSESSMENT (WIDA) ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY (ELP) STANDARDS 3/30/2008  1/5/2009 
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