DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Educational equity. Establishes the office of educational equity (office) within the department of education (department). Provides that the office shall establish a framework to assist the state and school corporations in recognizing and responding to disproportionality (which is definded as the overrepresentation or underrepresentation of a particular student population group in a particular educational program or system). Provides that the office shall work with other offices and centers within the department to develop effective monitoring and program development to recognize and respond to disproportionality that is found in school corporations. Makes conforming amendments.