​TN Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman Steps Down

OPTING OUT: On November 13, Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman announced he will be stepping down from his post, after over three years championing education reform in the Volunteer State.

Huffman, a former executive at Teach For America, polarized Tennesseans through his reform efforts. Last year, 4th and 8th graders in Tennessee showed the highest gains in the country on the “Nation’s Report Card.” But several of Huffman’s initiatives, including < Commint ,!-- /react-text -->