Montana Board of Public Education
Mission Statement and Goals
The Montana Constitution created and empowered the Board of Public Education to supervise, serve, maintain, and strengthen Montana's system of free quality public elementary and secondary schools.
Goal 1: Promote a safe learning environment.
Goal 2: Evaluate the Board’s accreditation standards to ensure they are contemporary and effective to improve quality education for all Montana students.
Goal 3: Foster quality teaching and administration.
Goal 4: Support the preparation of all Montana students for college, career, civic, and life readiness.
Goal 5: Exercise the Board’s constitutional and statutory authority to improve schools.
Goal 6: Recognize and fulfill the Board’s statutory obligation to the School for the Deaf and Blind.