State Board of Education Archives - Walt Maddox For Governor

State Board of Education

February 15, 2018

Public Education and the Governor

In Alabama, public education is the responsibility of the Governor, State Board of Education (SBE), Legislature, and local boards of education. The local boards of education implement the budgets, laws and regulations as authorized by state law or the SBE. By virtue of serving as President of the SBE, and having the statutory powers of the executive branch, the Governor is most responsible for ensuring our schools have outstanding teachers, programs, facilities, curriculum and technology. […]