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Retiring ND school super expects smooth transition

December 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction Wayne Sanstead said he’s confident the department will be in good hands when he retires at the end of the month. Continue Reading

Republican Victory Rally

November 3, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Republican candidates for office, from left, Gov. Jack Dalrymple; Kirsten Baesler campaign manager Annette Tait; Baesler, who is running for North Dakota Department of Public Instruction and Rep. Rick Berg, R-N.D., who is running for the U.S. Senate, gather at the Republican headquarters on Saturday evening for a victory rally. Continue Reading

Wilfred Volesky, Mandan, N.D., column: Let Kirsten Baesler improve N.D.’s schools

November 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Baesler has worked collaboratively with teachers and administrators on a variety of issues. She has worked with and lobbied legislators at the national level to make school changes. These experiences give her the skills to deal effectively with lawmakers to make schools better in our state. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Kirsten Baesler for state superintendent in N.D.

October 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Mandan has made remarkable progress, and the fact that Kirsten Baesler’s fellow school-board members kept electing her as president speaks volumes for her leadership skill. Continue Reading

Baesler secures ballot spot for superintendent of public instruction

June 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Kirsten Baesler appeared to have secured a spot on the November ballot in the superintendent of public instruction race Tuesday, but the race for the second spot remained close at press time. Continue Reading

Baesler leads state superintendent fundraising

June 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

State superintendent candidate Kirsten Baesler has received campaign money from some of the state’s most prominent figures and has taken the fundraising lead in the race. Baesler of Mandan has raised nearly $36,000 this year in her bid to become the state’s next leader of K-12 education, according to campaign finance reports. Continue Reading

GOP-supported candidate leads superintendent fundraising

June 5, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK State superintendent candidate Kirsten Baesler has received campaign money from some of the state’s most prominent figures and has taken the fundraising lead in the race. Continue Reading

3,100 new students expected in Oil Patch; Dickinson South Heart among schools preparing

May 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Officials are worried schools in the Oil Patch may not be able to accommodate the 3,100 children a study released this week estimates are coming to the area this fall. Continue Reading

Mandan school board president joins DPI race

March 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Kirsten Baesler of Mandan officially announced her candidacy for state superintendent of public instruction during stops in Bismarck and Fargo. She will seek Republican support at the party’s state convention later this month. Continue Reading