South Dakota - Professional Program Standards and Requirements: Educator Preparation Policy

Area: 
Educator Preparation Policy
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

In order to be an accredited teacher preparation program, programs must meet preparation standards outlined in chapter 24:53:02.

Body: 

In order to be eligible to request approval of programs that prepare educational personnel to meet certification requirements in accordance with article 24:15, institutions must provide evidence of compliance with regional approval and eligibility for Title IV funding as stated in SDCL 13-49-27.1.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/19/2016