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Board of Technical Education Rules: transfer §§ 24:10:42 to 24:10:43, inclusive, 24:10:45 to 24:10:46, inclusive, 24:10:49 to a new location: §§ 24:59, and amendments to §§ 24:10:48, 46:30:06:09 and 50:06:01:01 The effect and purpose of the proposed rules is to transfer existing rules from Article 24:10 under the Board of Education Standards to Article 24:59 under the Board of Technical Education to comply with 2017 legislation. The proposed rules also amend relevant references from the director of Career and Technical Education to the Executive Director of the Board of Technical Education, references from the Board of Education Standards to the Board of Technical Education, and references from the Department of Education to the Board of Technical Education 12/15/2017 04/09/2018 12/11/2017
South Dakota Board of Education Standards Chapter 24:43:02 (State Accreditation and Approval System) and Article 24:55 (Public School Accountability System) The effect and purpose of changes to Chapter 24:43:02 is to authorize the Department to equalize the distribution of accreditation reviews across a five-year time frame. The effect and purpose of changes to Article 24:55 is to align language related to the state accountability system, performance goals, school classifications, and school support process with the State’s approved plan pursuant to the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 and South Dakota law. 05/08/2018 06/04/2018 05/04/2018
Article 24:10 (Career and Technical Education), Article 24:28 (Educator Certification), and Articles 24:05 (Individual Education Programs) and 24:43 (Accreditation and School Improvement—Curriculum) ***NOTE*** This package includes proposed changes to state graduation requirements. See pages 49-71. The effect and purpose of the proposed changes to Article 24:10 is to repeal certain rules regarding postsecondary technical education in order to permit the Board of Technical Education to assume authority over the postsecondary technical institutes. The effect and purpose of the proposed changes to Article 24:28 is to allow educators an additional year to complete the required coursework for CTE educator certification and create a new educator certification endorsement for the Government and Public Administration Career Cluster. The effect and purpose of the proposed changes to Articles 24:05 and 24:43 is to amend the high school graduation requirements for South Dakota schools. 07/16/2018 08/20/2018 07/12/2018