EdSource Hosts Live Q&A With State Superintendent Candidates May 23

EdSource is hosting an online conversation with Marshall Tuck and Tony Thurmond, leading candidates for state superintendent of public instruction on May 23 at 9:30 a.m. To view and participate click on this page at that time. 

EdSource’s John Fensterwald and Louis Freedberg will ask about their positions on critical issues and their visions for California’s public schools. The state superintendent leads the California Department of Education, which oversees the state’s nearly 1,000 school districts and more than 10,000 public schools.

The two candidates will answer questions on how they plan to raise student achievement and guide California’s schools in the era of local control. Email EdSource with your questions for the candidates at spatel@edsource.org.

The broadcast will go live May 23 at 9:30 am. The primary election is June 5.