We commend Governor Abbott on his appointment of Mike Morath, Trustee of the Dallas ISD Board, as the next Texas Commissioner of Education. We congratulate Mike on this new position and are thankful for his commitment to seek innovative ways to raise student achievement in Dallas. Working with community members and partners, he and his fellow board members have never settled. The Board of Trustees has worked diligently to drive student achievement within and beyond K-12 education through the use of data, community knowledge, and collaboration. We are grateful for his work on behalf of children.
On this appointment, Mike Feinberg, KIPP Co-Founder, states, “I admire Mike Morath’s commitment to ensuring that one day all children will succeed. He truly is building a better tomorrow.”
To learn more about this appointment, read this release from the Texas Charter School Association.