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Autobiographical Reflections, Stanford Emeriti Council

"Conversations With and About Mike"

Michael Kirst “Autobiographical Reflections”

https://cepa.stanford.edu/news/michael-kirst-autobiographical-reflections

Originally recorded for the Stanford Emeriti Council, Spring, 2014. Republished by Stanford CEPA Center for Education Policy Analysis

February 05, 2015
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Editor’s Note: The Appendix for “Conversations With and About Mike” contains transcripts for the recorded audio and video clips. To view the Audio Transcripts go to this page >

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About the Project

The purpose of this biography project is to make a fascinating man’s life and accomplishments come alive. Dr. Michael W. Kirst, while recognized in influential academic and policy circles, is generally unknown to those most actively engaged in American education in the trenches of the nation’s classrooms and local boardrooms, including teachers, principals, and school district leaders.

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About the Author

Dick Jung first met Dr. Michael W. Kirst four decades ago. Mike, then Professor in the Schools of Education and Business, was completing his first year as President of California’s State Board of Education. During Jerry Brown’s first term as Governor, as Mike tacked between Palo Alto and Sacramento, Dick served as the Teaching Assistant for Mike’s Stanford “Politics of Education” course.

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