The Education Commission of the States this week released the 2017 update to its State Education Structures report. Additionally, how they are selected for office varies: 21 are appointed by state boards of education, 16 are appointed by the governor, 12 are elected, and one is appointed by the state executive-level secretary. Michael Richard Pompeo (/ p ɒ m ˈ p eɪ oʊ /; born December 30, 1963) is an American politician, diplomat, businessman, and attorney who, since April 2018, has been serving as 70th United States secretary of Thirty chief state school officers have a formal constitutional role in state government. Kansas. Wayne Teague. This year, the Kansas State Department of Education received 56 applications. State Superintendent of Education 81 State Office Building501 Dexter Ave. Montgomery, Ala. 36130 (205) 261-5156 (Redirected from Chief state school officer) A state education agency or state department of education is the state-level government organization within each U.S. state or territory responsible for education, including providing information, resources, and technical assistance on educational matters to schools … This letter is a follow-up to the Secretary's announcement regarding participation rates that occurred on March 29, 2004. 12, Issue 23, Page 23. In addition, a state status chart and a fact sheet on state standards and assessments are available, as are previous NCLB policy letters to states . The report describes the kinds of structures each of the 50 states uses to establish the state education governing bodies. Kansas Letter to Chief State School Officer regarding the peer review comments of the Highly Qualified Teacher Plan (MS WORD) Last modified by: alan.smigielski Created Date: 8/16/2006 2:42:00 PM Company: U.S. Department of Education Other titles We broadly identify the role to encompass many of the variations that may exist. Letters to Chief State School Officers Regarding an Update on Several No Child Left Behind Cornerstones These letters provide a status of No Child Left Behind cornerstones with respect to each state. The Chief State School Officer or Commissioner of Education for each jurisdiction confirms the final selection. Under state law, the Municipal Services Team of the Office of Accounts and Reports is required to collect fees to cover the cost of services rendered. In Kansas, applicants have to pass a multiple-choice exam based on state and national government and write an essay. Alabama Department of Education. In some case, the executive level secretary position is the chief state school officer with a formal role on the state board of education, in other cases, the executive level secretary is an independent cabinet position. Apply to Chief Financial Officer, Dean, Fire Chief and more! 287 Council of Chief State School Officers jobs available on Indeed.com. This letter to Chief State School Officers elaborates on the flexibility in participation rate calculations that are included in adequate yearly progress (AYP) determinations. SOURCE: Council of Chief State School Officers. Vol. Due to increasing costs, filing fees for agreed upon procedures (AUP) and audit reports which are required to be filed with the state under the provisions of K.S.A. ECS State Governance Structures.