This Blogger Appointed To California State Board Of Education

January 6th, 2011

Governor Jerry Brown appointed me to the Board yesterday. Here is the formal announcement:

Dr. Michael Kirst, of Stanford, has been appointed to the California State Board of Education.  He currently serves as a Professor Emeritus at Stanford University, where he has taught since 1969.   Previously, Kirst served on the California State Board of Education under Governor Brown from 1975 to 1982. Kirst also served as the Director of Program Planning for the U.S. Office of Education and was Staff Director for the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Manpower, Employment, and Poverty from 1967 to 1969.  Kirst is a Democrat

One Response

  1. dmitcha says:

    Congratulations to you, Prof. Kirst, AND to the State of California. Looking forward to the impact our returning Governor and the new BOE will have on college access and success!

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