Texas Commissioner of Education Michael Williams issues statement on ESSA

Texas Commissioner of Education Michael Williams issues statement on ESSA

December 9, 2015

Texas Commissioner of Education Michael Williams issued the following statement on ESSA: “The Texas Education Agency will now focus on working through the specific details of this federal legislation to help explain to our districts and charters the many aspects included in this bill. It’s important to note that the rollout of our state’s new teacher and principal evaluation systems will continue, but without federal demands to include student test scores as a mandatory aspect.” Read more here.