West Virginia Board of Education appoints new State Superintendent of Schools
The West Virginia State School Board has chosen who will fill the state's top educational job.
Wednesday, the board named Clayton Burch as the new State Superintendent of Schools.
In February, Burch was named the interim superintendent upon the retirement of Steven Paine.
Over the past 13 years, Burch has served in various capacities at the West Virginia Department of Education including the Deputy Superintendent.