Steve Canavero, Ph.D.
Dr. Canavero will
oversee the Department’s offices and programs most directly aligned with
improving student achievement: Assessment, Program Accountability and
Curriculum; Career, Technical and Adult Education; and Educational Opportunity.
As the former Director of the State Public Charter School Authority, Canavero
brings years of experience working in public education at the state level. He
also has a background in evaluation and planning and worked as a teacher and
principal. A graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Canavero earned his M.Ed. and
Ph.D. in Educational Leadership at the University of Nevada, Reno.