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State of California - Superintendent Of Public Instruction

Superintendent Of Public Instruction — State of California

Get the facts on the California candidates running for election to the Superintendent Of Public Instruction — State of California

Find out their top 3 priorities, their experience, and who supports them.

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About this office

Head of public schools: Manages the state Department of Education. Provides leadership and assistance to all public schools in California. Enforces education regulations.
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Candidates

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Tony K. Thurmond

California Superintendent of Public...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Transforming California Schools by leading the implementation...
  2. Help students heal from the trauma of the pandemic...
  3. Help students recover from learning loss and gaps...
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Lance Ray Christensen

Vice President, Education Policy...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Return education control back to the parents.
  2. Perform a "Kids First" audit of the Department of...
  3. Restart curriculum framework processes parents find...
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