Department of Education



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 52-75.

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.

New content is added below as the draft rules move through the rule-making process.







Interim Rules Hearing
Important Dates
Public Hearing:
Comment Deadline:
Interim Rules Committee Hearing:
Filed-Secretary of State:
Rule Effective:
07/16/2018
07/12/2018
08/20/2018
08/30/2018
09/19/2018
Agency Contact: Ferne Haddock mail to: DOEAdminRules@state.sd.us