Alaska - Content Standards: Standards Authority

Area: 
Standards Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The State Board of Education has full authority to adopt standards.

Body: 

The board develops educational policy, promulgates regulations governing education, appoints the commissioner of Education and Early Development with the Governor’s approval, and is the channel of communication between state government and the public for educational matters.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/22/2016
Review: 
No review period