State Superintendent Cindy Hill

Gov. Mead Must Act On Supt. Bill
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — It is time for Gov. Matt Mead to decide whether he will sign into law a bill that makes major changes to the powers and duties of the state superintendent of public instruction.
The governor has until the end of the day Tuesday to sign, veto or allow the legislation to bec…
Lawmakers Propose Major Change in Education [AUDIO]
A bill was introduced in the Senate Thursday would remove the Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction as head of the State Department of Education. The bill would create a new director of the agency who would be appointed by the Governor...
Hill Says ‘Good Old Boys’ Want Her Out
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says a small but powerful group of veteran legislators whom she refers to as ''the good old boys" are trying to find a way to force her out of office, possibly by making it an appointed rather than elected position.
Hill Says Test Scores Questionable For Teacher Evaluations [AUDIO]
The state G.E.D. Program office is piloting computerized testing in two public locations and the Wyoming State Penitentiary. Amy Richards has a report. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says judging teacher effectiveness based on their students test scores may not always be the b…
Hill Concerned About Over-Testing
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says she is concerned that tests designed to evaluate the academic progress of Wyoming students are getting out of hand.
Hill Applauds Third Grade Math Scores
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says she is very pleased with the latest Wyoming third grade math scores on the PAWS--or Proficiency Assessment  of Wyoming Students--test.
Hill Says Teachers Frustrated by Over-Testing
Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says many classroom teachers in Wyoming are becoming frustrated by the amount of time they must spend preparing students to take standardized tests.
Hill says teachers she has spoken to don't have a problem with student assessments and recognize…
Hill says State Can Do Better on NAEP Test
State Superintendent  of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says even though Wyoming scored well above the national average on the recently-released National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) science test, she thinks the state can do even better in the future.

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