1. Promote a safe learning environment.
  2. Evaluate the Boards accreditation standards to ensure they are contemporary and effective to improve quality education for all Montana students.
  3. Foster quality teaching and administration.
  4. Prepare all Montana students for work, post-secondary education, and civic life.
  5. Exercise the Boards constitutional and statutory authority to improve schools.
  6. Recognize and fulfill the Boards statutory obligation to the School for the Deaf and Blind.