Wyoming - Student Assessments: Assessment Authority

Area: 
Assessment Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Wyoming State Board of Education share the authority to adopt assessments with the State Department of Education.

Body: 

a. A statewide education accountability system shall be established by the state board through the department of education in accordance with this section, which implements the components of the educator resource block grant model…the first phase of this system shall be a school-based system that is based on student performance as determined through multiple measures of school performance.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/25/2016