Bill Cirone Says Farewell:
“My passion for public education has not diminished in any way, and I hope that torch will go forward in the hearts of all of you. For that, I thank you all.”
The Santa Barbara County Education Office is pleased to announce that Jennifer Cline, a fifth grade teacher at Oak Valley Elementary School in the Buellton Union School District, has been named the 2018 Santa Barbara County Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Cline is in her seventh year of teaching at Oak Valley.
The mission of the Santa Barbara County Education Office is to provide service and leadership to 20 school districts, two community colleges, and more than 1,100 special needs students throughout Santa Barbara County.
We provide service and leadership to 20 school districts serving over 68,000 students throughout Santa Barbara County.
We provide professional learning
and support to teachers and
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Current educational news within Santa Barbara County.
Columns written by Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools Bill Cirone.
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The Santa Barbara County Education Office is delighted to host students at special events throughout the school year, where they demonstrate the joy of learning through competition, collaboration, and camaraderie. Please visit the links below to see some of Santa Barbara County’s finest students and educators in action. Like us on Facebook and find more information about our events. For more photos of our special events, visit our Flickr page.