Mike Ceballos for Superintendent of Public Instruction

About Mike

Mike Ceballos is running for Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction because he cares about Wyoming education and wants to bring respect and stability back to the Department of Education. As former president of Qwest Wyoming and a doctoral student at the University of Wyoming, Mike is a leader and a learner with a focused vision for Wyoming’s schools.

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Mike’s Priorities

Cooperation and Collaboration between parents, teachers, businesses, community organizations, the legislature and state officials.

No matter the industry, employers in today’s job market are looking for employees with solid educational foundations. But many of our students fail to see how what they are learning in school connects to real life careers and opportunities.

For the link between the classroom and students’ futures to be clear, we need to foster collaboration between parents, teachers, businesses, and community organizations. Learn more >

A Common Understanding of the knowledge and skills students must possess for tomorrow’s jobs.

Respecting the Teaching Profession by allowing teachers and schools to do what they do best.



It's a great day to be a Cowboy Fan! Amazing win - and on Band Day! 24 Wyoming schools joined Western Thunder on the field at halftime. These students are reaping the rewards of discipline, team work, and creativity. Go Pokes - and congrats to the 24 schools that looked and sounded great! (6 photos) ...

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We're in Sheridan, and last night enjoyed the 3rd Thursday Street Festival - a great summer tradition here. Today, an innovative conference entitled Building Communities Where Children and Families Thrive, and tonight - the Black Cat Ball in Gillette. Learning, meeting new people, getting to know the needs of each district...the campaign trail is not just about getting elected, but also understanding Wyoming communities. I am listening and learning, and am grateful to all those who are helping along the way. ...

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A #TBT from college graduation. I don't know if the 3-piece suit or the pocket watch chain helped me catch Addie's attention, but I'm sure glad something did! We're having a great time together - on the campaign trail today, and every other day too. ...

Fun memories with the people I love and oldies from back in the day

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Why should you vote for Mike?

  • He offers proven, stable leadership in a time of state and educational change.
  • He brings decades of business expertise alongside his extensive knowledge in educational leadership.
  • He believes in people and is eager to listen to students, teachers, parents, and communities.
  • He can handle disagreement without being disagreeable.
  • He is committed to preparing today’s students for the jobs of tomorrow.

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Superintendent of Public Instruction

Wyoming’s superintendent of public instruction partners with the governor and the legislature to improve educational structures and standards for greater student success.

Educational Leadership

Educational leadership is the ability to implement educational structures and standards in schools and across districts that lead to student, teacher, and community flourishing. This type of leadership is at the heart of the superintendent of public instruction’s role.

Student Success

Student success looks beyond test grades and GPAs to measure how many students reach desired outcomes after high school. For some, this means college; for others, it means a career that their public education has prepared them for.

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What Mike Stands For

Mike believes the best way to achieve greater student success is by focusing on three priorities: cooperation and collaboration between the relevant stakeholders, a common understanding of the knowledge and skills students must possess, and respecting the teaching profession.