who is the secretary of state for education
He was elected Conservative MP for South Staffordshire in May 2010.
The Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE was appointed Secretary of State for Education on 24 July 2019.
As Massachusetts Secretary of Education, James Peyser directs the Executive Office of Education, which oversees early education, K-12, and higher education. Secretary Peyser sits on each of the boards governing the Commonwealth’s education agencies, as well as the University of Massachusetts system. He is Governor Charlie Baker’s top advisor on education and helps shape the Commonwealth’s education reform agenda.
Before serving as Secretary, he was the managing director at NewSchools Venture Fund. He supported innovative education entrepreneurs in urban communities to transform public education. Secretary Peyser was Massachusetts Board of Education’s chairman from 1999 to 2006. He also served as education advisor to Governors Bill Weld, Jane Swift and Mitt Romney. He developed state policies of standards and assessments, school accountability, and charter schools.
South Dakota Codified Law Chapter 13-48, Authorization to Provide Postsecondary Education, addresses the authorization process for postsecondary education services in South Dakota. In order to be authorized purusuant to 13-48, the instutution must have a PHYSICAL LOCATION within the state of South Dakota.
***Effective July 1, 2018, SDCL 13-48 was amended by the SD Legislature to include a requirement of annual renewal for all institutions continuing to provide Postsecondary Education at physical locations within the State of South Dakota. Additional information can be found by reviewing the statute: SDCL 13-48