PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 392-121-182 Alternative learning experience requirements.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.150.290(1).
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The overall purposes for amending WAC 392-121-182 are:
• Clarify ALE requirements,
• Provide flexibility in program design and implementation, and
• Continue fostering individualized learning.
Process for Developing New Rule: Early solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new, amended, or repealed rules, and consideration of the comments and recommendations in the course of drafting rules.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Becky McLean, OSPI Enrollment Supervisor, Old Capitol Building, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA, (360) 725-6306.
November 10, 2010