, director of the Office for Education Policy
at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, will leave in August of 2018 to become the dean of the School of Education at Saint Louis University, the D-G reports
Ritter founded the Walton-backed Office for Education Policy — often a loud voice in state and local debates over K-12 education policy — in 2003.
When Gov. Hutchinson was elected, there were rumors that Ritter might be a candidate for education commissioner, a position that instead went to Johnny Key