All administrative functions are the responsibility of the Commissioner who may delegate certain functions to members of the state staff.  The Commissioner, or his or her designee, is responsible for faithfully executing the policies and directives of the State Board or seeing that they are executed by the staff.

Right to Overrule Decisions

The State Board reserves the right to overrule the decisions of the Commissioner.

State Government Relations

The Commissioner of Education shall keep the State Board of Education informed of all relevant pending legislation in the State Legislature.