• 2017 South Dakota Report Card is now available.
  • Meet the 2018 SD Teacher of the Year nominees
  • YOU'RE ACCEPTED. High school seniors may have already met criteria for guaranteed general acceptance into the state's six public universities and four technical institutes.
  • October is Dyslexia Awareness Month


Two South Dakota technical institutes named among top 150 US community colleges
The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program today named Mitchell Technical Institute and Southeast Technical Institute among the nation’s top 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence and $1 million in prize funds, as well as the Siemens Technical Scholars Program student scholarships. The schools were selected from a pool of nearly 1,000 public two-year colleges.

Guide to Inspiring Partnerships Between Home and School
The Department of Education announces a new tool for educators to help in establishing and maintaining meaningful, trusting relationships with parents and families: The South Dakota Guide to Inspiring Partnerships Between Home and School.

Attendance connected to proficiency in math and English language arts
As Attendance Awareness Month comes to a close in South Dakota, state officials report a strong connection between attendance and proficiency on the state test in math and English language arts.

2017 South Dakota Report Card to be released
At its meeting earlier today, the South Dakota Board of Education Standards heard state-level results from the 2017 Report Card. The Report Card uses several indicators to measure how schools are performing.

Board holds first public hearing on proposed content standards
The South Dakota Board of Education Standards held the first of four public hearings on academic content standards in several subject areas earlier today.

Upcoming Events

Oct. 19 Teacher of the Year Banquet
Oct. 26 Wellness policy training, Pierre
Nov. 20 Board of Education Standards, Sioux Falls

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