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Current Initiatives

Here you will find information about the most current work of the State Board of Education, including regulations actively under consideration and the implementation of recently-approved initiatives.

College Textbook Policies Advisory Committee

Act 104 of 2010 establishes a College Textbook Policies Advisory Committee as a Standing Committee of the State Board of Education. The 23-member Committee — comprised of college students, faculty, textbook publishers, college booksellers, and members of the General Assembly — is tasked with developing recommendations to improve the affordability and accessibility of college textbooks. The Committee also is charged with updating its report every three years.