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Nevada Department of Education
Agency Profile
Superintendent:Dale Erquiaga
FY 2014 Budget:$3.44 billion[1]
Year founded:1881
Website:Department Home Page
The Nevada Department of Education oversees public K-12 education and public libraries in Nevada. The department managed 563 schools and 385,492 K-12 students during the 2012-13 school year.[2]



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See also
Nevada Superintendent of Public Instruction
List of school districts in Nevada
Public education in Nevada
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The Nevada Department of Education published a mission statement on their official website:[3]
The Nevada Department of Education's mission is to elevate student performance by ensuring opportunity, facilitating learning, and promoting excellence. The mission will be accomplished by focusing work on a set of key policy levers:
  • Standards, data systems and accountability measures
  • Human capital
  • Responsible competition
  • Managerial excellence and resource allocation[4]


The current Secretary of Education is Carolyn Dumaresq. The following list details her cabinet officials:[5]

  • Deputy Superintendent for Business and Support Services : Julia Teska
  • Deputy Superintendent for Student Achievement : Steve Canavero
  • Assistant to the Superintendent of Public Instruction: Audra Blackwell
  • Assistant to the State Board of Education: Karen Johansen
  • Public Information Officer: Judy Osgood

Departmental divisions

The Department of Education has six divisions managed by assistant superintendents listed below:[6]

  • Information Technology Services: Glenn Meyer
  • Business Services: Robin Pawley
  • Educational Opportunity: Marcia Calloway
  • Assessment, Program Accountability and Curriculum: Cindy Sharp
  • Career, Technical and Adult Education: Brad Deeds
  • Teacher Licensure: Christina Harper

Organizational chart

The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Pennsylvania Department of Education:[3]

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