Kansas - Student Assessments: Assessment Authority

Area: 
Assessment Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2015
Summary: 

The Kansas State Board of Education has full authority to adopt assessments.

Body: 

72-7513: General powers of state board. In general, but not by way of limitation, consonant with other applicable statutory provisions, the state board of education shall: (a) Adopt and maintain standards, criteria, guidelines or rules and regulations for the following: (2) courses of study and curriculum;

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/16/2016