Board President meets Texas Commissioner of Education

SBCISD Board President Michael A. Vargas, left, stands alongside Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Morath. During the recent Texas Association of School Boards Summer Board of Directors meeting in Austin, Morath provided updates on the special legislative session as well as on the new School Accountability System.

Commissioner Morath heads the Texas Education Agency, which oversees pre-kindergarten through high school education for more than five million students enrolled in both traditional public schools and charter schools.