Pennsylvania - Content Standards: Standards Authority

Area: 
Standards Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The State Board of Education has full authority to adopt standards.

Body: 

The State Board of Education has full authority to adopt standards. The Pennsylvania State Board of Education works with the Department of Education to adopt regulations and standards that govern education.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/11/2016
Review: 
Review mandated
Review Period: 
Review required every 3 years