WSR 99-07-066



[ Filed March 17, 1999, 10:51 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 99-04-085.

Title of Rule: WAC 180-79A-380 Physical education--Subject area endorsement.

Purpose: To do one or more of the following, as deemed appropriate: Make technical adjustments, clarify existing provisions, repeal unnecessary working [wording], repeal provisions unsupported by rule-making authority, or provide greater flexibility or discretion to persons or entities subject to the rules.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.410.010.

Summary: See Purpose above.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: See Purpose above.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Larry Davis, State Board of Education, Olympia, (360) 753-6715.

Name of Proponent: State Board of Education

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: WAC 180-79A-380(6), provides more appropriate language by removing ((the handicapped)) and adding students with disabilities.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: See Explanation of Rule above.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption.

Hearing Location: Chautauqua Lodge, 304 14th Street North, Longbeach, WA, on May 5, 1999, at 2:00 p.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Carolyn Berger by April 20, 1999, TDD (360) 664-3631, or (360) 753-6715.

Submit Written Comments to: Rules Coordinator, State Board of Education, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, fax (360) 586-2357, by April 20, 1999.

Date of Intended Adoption: May 5, 1999.

March 16, 1999

Larry Davis

Executive Director


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 97-04-088, filed 2/5/97, effective 3/8/97)

WAC 180-79A-380
Physical education--Subject area endorsement.

In order to receive an endorsement in physical education, the candidate shall have completed the minimum course work credit hours in the subject area of physical education, including, but not limited to, credit hours in each of the following essential areas of study:

(1) Care and prevention of student injury including first aid.

(2) Kinesiology.

(3) Exercise physiology.

(4) School physical education, sports, or athletic law.

(5) Sociology and/or psychology of sports.

(6) Instructional methods in physical education for ((the handicapped)) students with disabilities.

(7) Instructional methods in physical education.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.410.010.  97-04-088, 180-79A-380, filed 2/5/97, effective 3/8/97.]

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