Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and other proponents of school voucher programs are praising a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that said a Lutheran church was wrongly denied a state grant for … Click to Continue »
Department's new civil rights chief also has "denounced feminism and race-based preferences.” U.S. Secretary Betsy DeVos had another rough day in Congress this week when Senators grilled her on the details of her budget which slashes...Show More Summary
The rapper showed up to stand with the education secretary.
Betsy DeVos, who famously didn’t know what was in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act during her confirmation hearing as education secretary, suggested Tuesday that another major federal education law should be repealed and replaced: "We are advancing and growing as a people at an unbelievable rate. Show More Summary
The results of an unofficial poll by the New York Times revealed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to be the "Worst Trump Cabinet Member," according to their mostly furious-at-Trump readers. Their logic: "It's hard to be worse than Sessions or Pruitt. Show More Summary
The Education secretary is failing victims of sexual violence, which includes no shortage of LGBT people.
Guidance from the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights implies bullying allegations by trans students should be taken seriously, but not demands for bathroom access.
Is there an idiom one step past “setting the fox to guard the hen house”? Because thanks to Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos, we really need one. Maybe “putting a private student loan company CEO in charge of student loans.” It doesn’t have a snappy ring to it, but it’s true, and it’s appalling: The Education Department's statement described A. Show More Summary
A. Wayne Johnson runs Reunion Financial Services, a company that originates and refinances private student loans.
A company that hopes to become the nation's single servicer of student loans under a plan backed by U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is lobbying against licensing efforts in Maine … Click to Continue »
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Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will be downsizing the number of investigations it conducts into possible civil rights violations throughout the public school system, the New York Times reported on Saturday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
In an ideal world, education would be free of discrimination and educators would be effective champions of diversity, equity and inclusion. Sadly, we don’t live in that perfect world. And nothing is a greater reminder of this than the...Show More Summary
There are few parasites worse than the people running for-profit colleges. Obviously, the Trump administration is eager to help them.
As Corinthian Colleges Inc., ITT Technical Institute and other for-profit schools collapsed in recent years, the Obama administration overhauled regulations to make it easier to forgive loans for stranded students and to try to prevent future abuses. Now, the Trump administration is suspending...
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A new documentary aims to drum up public support for Betsy DeVos' proposed voucher system. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and her department have pushed for an expansion of privatized school choice programs in the proposed budget for fiscal year 2018, particularly in the form of private school vouchers. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, June 14 (Reuters) - U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Wednesday called for a “regulatory reset,” and pressed pause on a rule intended to speedily cancel the student-loan debts of people defrauded by for-profit Corinthian...Show More Summary
DEVOS Betsy DeVos delays 2 Obama-era rules designed to protect students from predatory for-profit colleges washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sh… Betsy DeVos Is Halting Protections For For-Profit College Students buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl… How Betsy DeVos Could Break Up The Charter School Coalition buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleycl… U.S. Show More Summary
BECAUSE DEMOCRATS: Why is it sexist when men interrupt Kamala Harris, but not Betsy DeVos?