A candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction, State of Washington in the 2012 Washington Primary
City: Spanaway, WA
A retired math and science teacher, Hansler contemplated a 2012 run for president of the United States but ran into difficulty meeting the requirements to get his fledgling Common Sense Party on the ballot in all 50 states.
Spanaway resident, 82, is an adjunct instructor at Seattle Pacific University, former math and science teacher. He advocates bonuses for teachers with high ratings from parents, different levels for high school diplomas, revisions to state testing systems Notable: Wrote a college textbook on teaching methods