Montana - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Preparation Authority

Area: 
Educator Preparation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Montana Board of Public Education oversees teacher preparation program accreditation.

Body: 

(1) The Board of Public Education shall adopt procedures for the accreditation review of educator preparation providers.
(2) The Superintendent of Public Instruction shall implement the Board of Public Education's procedures by conducting accreditation site reviews.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/14/2016