Angelika Schroeder (D) - Incumbent
Information is summarized from the CBE profile of Angelika Schroeder.
Angelika Schroeder, representing the 2nd Congressional District, was appointed to the State Board of Education in January 2009 to fill a vacancy and was elected in November, 2010 to complete the term. She was elected in November 2012 to serve a six-year term commencing January 2013.
Schroeder is a former tax CPA and college professor of accounting. She earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, a master’s degree in business administration and a doctorate in accounting, all from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
For the past 30 years she has also been active in education issues at her daughters' schools, their district and at the state level:
Information below is from the following website: http://stand.org/colorado/action/elect-education-champions/our-picks/angelika-schroeder-state-board-education
Why Stand supports Angelika Schroeder for State Board of Education, Congressional District 2
"Angelika's breadth of knowledge on education issues and her commitment to collaboration is unmatched." - David Clayton, Stand Endorsement Committee member
Johnny Barret (R)
Please see our fact sheet on Johnny Barret for details on where he stands on the issues and his background.
Barret believes there is an opportunity to work across the aisle and to promote “Opt-In for Education” vs. the current opt-out on testing, opt-out on teaching.
He supports Colorado’s Local Control of Instruction. Some of the issues in his campaign will be school safety, choice in schools, accountability and the problems associated with standardized testing: