Richard Carranza Sends Farewell Note On Last Day As Schools Chancellor

Friday marked Richard Carranza's last day as New York City schools chancellor.

Video Transcript

- Today marked Richard Carranza's last day has New York City Schools chancellor. He left his colleagues with a touching note, reflecting on the past three years. He called them his "extended family," and says that he will take many experiences with him. Carranza announced last month that he would be stepping down due to personal reasons. He lost 11 family members and close friends to COVID. Meisha Ross Porter will take over, becoming the city's first African-American woman chancellor.