Authorization:
Chapter 1-45 of the South Dakota Codified Laws
Activities:
Accreditation of schools; standards and requirements for teacher preparation and certification; and content standards for elementary and secondary schools
Organization:
Attached to the Department of Education
Composition:
Seven members appointed by the Governors with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Term of Appointment:
Four years expiring on December 31

Contact Info:
bandc@state.sd.us

Mission Statement:
As educational leaders, we will take a prominent role advocating a dynamic quality education for each student in South Dakota. (Developed Sept. 29, 1995)