Louisiana - Student Assessments: Assessment Authority

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

The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education has full authority to adopt assessments.

Body: 

The Board has more specifically defined duties assigned to it by law. These include: Adoption of policies for the assessment of student performance (such as the Graduation Exit Exam) and for the remediation of students performing below standard;

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