Montana - Content Standards: Driver and Traffic Safety

Area: 
Driver and Traffic Safety
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

Montana updated the traffic education standards in 2014.

Body: 

This publication updates and outlines the minimum program requirements and procedures necessary for Montana school districts to offer a quality state-approved Traffic Education Program. To increase young driver safety, traffic education programs should integrate driver education, Graduated Driver Licensing, and parent involvement. Montana’s teen driver education and training programs provide this foundation for a systems approach to traffic safety. An effective traffic education program with professional instruction and guided practice can start new drivers
on a life-long career of safe driving.

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