New Hampshire - Student Assessments: Assessment Authority

Area: 
Assessment Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Bureau of Accountability and Assessment creates assessments.

Body: 

There is established within the department of education a statewide education improvement and assessment program. The commissioner shall develop and implement this program in conjunction with the state board of education and the legislative oversight committee. In carrying out this program, the commissioner shall consult widely with educators at all levels, business people, government officials, community representatives, and parents.

Adopting Authority: 
Independent Board
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/24/2016