BOARD OF EDUCATION
WEST VIRGINIA’S UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO A QUALITY EARLY EDUCATION (2525)
1.1. Scope. -- This procedural rule establishes the criteria for approving and operating programs for four-year-old children and three-year-old children as mandated under federal law and herein after is referred to as West Virginia Universal Pre-K (hereinafter WV Pre-K).
1.2. Authority. -- W. Va. Constitution, Article XII, §2 and W. Va. Code §§16-3-4, 18‑2‑5, 18-2E-1 et seq., 18-5-17, 18-5-18c, and 18-5-44. All requirements of this policy are mandated components unless otherwise noted
1.3. Filing Date. – July 14, 2016.
1.5. Repeal of former rule. -- This rule amends W. Va. 126CSR28, West Virginia Board of Education (hereinafter WVBE) Policy 2525, West Virginia’s Universal Access to a Quality Early Education System (hereinafter Policy 2525), filed October 15, 2015, and effective November 16, 2015.