Office of the Commissioner
Commissioner's Office Resources
The Texas Education Agency Commissioner's Office provides leadership to schools, manages the TEA, and provides coordination with the state legislature and other branches of state government as well as the U.S. Department of Education.
For more information about the current and former commissioners, hearing decisions, and presentations, follow the links below:
Commissioner of Education
Michael L. Williams, former chairman of the Railroad Commission of Texas, was named commissioner of education by Texas Governor Rick Perry effective Sept. 1, 2012.
A list of prior appointees dating back to 1950, before which the position was called the State Superintendent of Public Instruction and was a statewide elected office.
Commissioner's Hearing Decisions
A searchable database of hearing decisions. Users can search by document number, hearing officer, petitioner, or keywords.
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