New Jersey - Student Assessments: Assessment Authority

Area: 
Assessment Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The New Jersey Department of Education has full authority to adopt assessments.

Body: 

The Commissioner, in accordance with N.J.S.A. 18A:7A–10, may implement assessment of student achievement in the State's public schools in any grade(s) and by such assessments as he or she deems appropriate.

Adopting Authority: 
State Department of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/18/2016