Nevada Board of Ed President Wants National Superintendent Search

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Friday, May 10, 2013

Elaine Wynn called on the Clark County School Board to conduct a national search for its next superintendent during her keynote address Wednesday at a Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

The president of the Nevada State Board of Education urged Clark County school leaders to cast as broad a net as possible in their superintendent search.

"All of us in business know that finding the best possible talent to lead our companies and staff them is the single most important decision we make," said Wynn, who has served as director of Wynn Resorts since 2000. "In my opinion, how we go about this (search) will greatly decide the future of education in our state."

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