What are the functions of the South Dakota Board of Education?

The South Dakota Board of Education has several functions, including:

  1. Promulgating administrative rules to establish standards for the classification and accreditation of the state’s schools;
  1. Establishing standards for preparing certified personnel;
  1. Establishing procedures for determining a school district’s eligibility to receive state aid to education funding;
  1. Adopting policies and rules necessary to establish standards and procedures for career and technical education; and
  1. Establishing curriculum requirements for a recommended high school program for all public and nonpublic schools within the state.