About - Commissions


SREB Commissions

Throughout SREB’s history, governors have taken the lead on critical education issues by convening policymakers from member states. SREB commissions bring greater attention to these topics, build consensus and make recommendations to address the challenges. The focus of a commission often arises from SREB’s Goals for Education; commission recommendations always inform revisions of the Goals. 


Commission on Artificial Intelligence in Education

How can we prepare students for AI in K-12 through postsecondary and the workforce?

The SREB Commission on Artificial Intelligence in Education will convene leaders in education and business to chart a course for how AI is used in classrooms and how to prepare people for a workforce transformed by technology. The two-year commission will review research and industry data and hear from education experts. It will then develop recommendations for Southern states to lead in:


Early Childhood Commission

How can states raise the quality of early education programs and ensure they are well-coordinated across different agencies and budgets?


Community College Commission

States and colleges must help community college students move down a well-defined path to degrees and careers. The commission called for reforming college placement and carefully monitoring students who need remedial courses.