Made available by
Touch N' Go Systems, Inc., and the
Law Offices of James B. Gottstein.
You can also go to The Alaska Legal Resource Center or search the entire websitesearch.
(a) Innovation in education requires flexibility in applying regulations. A local school board may request a waiver from a regulation in this title to implement an innovative program that leads to improved student achievement.
(b) A waiver request from a local school board must be submitted in writing to the department and must
(1) describe the innovative educational program and how it will improve student achievement;
(2) specify the regulation to be waived;
(3) provide criteria to measure the improvement in student achievement; and
(4) specify the period of time for which the waiver is requested.
(c) In determining whether to grant the waiver, the board will consider the materials submitted, recommendations of the department, and written and verbal public comment.
(d) Except as provided in (e) of this section, if the board finds by a preponderance of evidence that the innovative educational program will improve student achievement, the board may waive the regulation for a period specified by the board.
(e) The board will not waive a regulation required by state or federal law or necessary for health and safety.
History: Eff. 6/16/93, Register 126; am 4/14/95, Register 134
Authority: AS 14.07.060
Note to HTML Version:
The Alaska Administrative Code was automatically converted to HTML from a plain text format. Every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy, but neither Touch N' Go Systems nor the Law Offices of James B. Gottstein can be held responsible for any possible errors. This version of the Alaska Administrative Code is current through June, 2006.
If it is critical that the precise terms of the Alaska Administrative Code be known, it is recommended that more formal sources be consulted. Recent editions of the Alaska Administrative Journal may be obtained from the Alaska Lieutenant Governor's Office on the world wide web. If any errors are found, please e-mail Touch N' Go systems at E-mail. We hope you find this information useful. Copyright 2006. Touch N' Go Systems, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Last modified 7/05/2006