Wyoming 5th Graders Visit the WDE

Cheyenne – On Tuesday, January 27th, 5th grade students from Carbon County School District 2 paid a visit to the Wyoming Department of Education. Kids from Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow, and Hannah Elementary were in Cheyenne on a class trip to learn first-hand how elements of Wyoming state government work. After a tour of the Capitol building, the kids and their teachers got a chance to talk with WDE Superintendent Jillian Balow on the second floor of the Hathaway building. Superintendent Balow fielded several questions from students and explained the WDE’s role in Wyoming education.