They Want to Be Superintendent of Public Instruction

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Twelve people are running for Superintendent of Public Instruction, a nonpartisan office.  If nobody wins outright next week, the top two will be in a run-off in November. Three Democrats have emerged as front-runners, as we hear from Jill Tucker, education reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle.

Frontrunners for Superintendent of Public Instruction

Tom Torlakson
Gloria Romero
Larry Aceves


Complete list of candidates



  • Jill Tucker - Education Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle


Warren Olney