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Chief State School Officers
Chief State School Officer
Alabama : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Alaska : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education, subject to the approval of the governor.
Arizona : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected, and is an ex-officio, voting member of the state board of education.
Arkansas : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education, with approval by the governor.
California : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
Colorado : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Connecticut : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Delaware : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Florida : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Georgia : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
Hawaii : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Idaho : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected, and is also an ex-officio, voting member of the state board of education.
Illinois : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Indiana : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected, and is also the chairperson and an ex-officio, voting member of the state board of education.
Iowa : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Kansas : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Kentucky : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Louisiana : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Maine : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Maryland : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Massachusetts : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Michigan : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Minnesota : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Mississippi : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Missouri : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Montana : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
Nebraska : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Nevada : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
New Hampshire : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
New Jersey : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
New Mexico : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
New York : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
North Carolina : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
North Dakota : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected, and is an ex-officio, voting member of the state board of education.
Ohio : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Oklahoma : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected, and is an ex-officio, voting member of the state board of education.
Oregon : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
Pennsylvania : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Rhode Island : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
South Carolina : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
South Dakota : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Tennessee : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Texas : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Utah : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Vermont : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education, with the approval of the governor.
Virginia : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the governor.
Washington : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected, and is an ex-officio, non-voting member of the state board of education.
West Virginia : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is appointed by the state board of education.
Wisconsin : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.
Wyoming : K-12 Governance Structures The chief state school officer is elected.


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