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Betsy DeVos And Rural Charter Schools

Parenting  18 April '17

Can Expanding Charter Schools Under Betsy DeVos Work In Rural America?

Charter schools in rural America operate differently and Betsy DeVos' ideas to expand this might not help improve the education system.

Donald Trump

School  5 April '17

Donald Trump Vows Big Budget For Education Weeks After Proposing Cuts

President Donald Trump said in a recent statement he will have big budgets for education.

Jeb Bush Calls For Education Reforms

School  4 April '17

Jeb Bush Demands Education Reforms To Boost US Workers' Skills Before Robots Take Their Jobs

Former Florida governor and education advocate Jeb Bush said people should seek education reforms from President Trump's government for skill-building to ensure job security from robots.

Betsy DeVos and Ivanka Trump

School  29 March '17

Ivanka Trump, Betsy DeVos Urging Teens To Consider STEM Careers? Government Intervation, School Choice Support Spark Concerns

Many Conservatives expressed their concerns when it comes to the promotion of school choice as Betsy DeVos and Ivanka Trump talked about the advantages of pursuing a STEM career.

Betsy DeVos Comments On Maryland HS Rape Case

School  25 March '17

Maryland High School Rape Sparks Immigration Debate, Betsy DeVos Sympathetic Towards 14-Year-Old Victim

Betsy DeVos said her heart ached for the girl. ICE took the attackers, Jose Montano and Henry Sanchez-Milian, into custody without bail.

Betsy DeVos Revised ESSA

School  15 March '17

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Releases Updated ESSA Guidelines Template; Do States Get More Flexibility?

States have until April 3, 2017 to submit their ESSA but Betsy DeVos' new guidelines is supposed to be adopted as soon as possible.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Met With Agudath Israel

School  13 March '17

Betsy DeVos Commends Orthodox Jewish Schools As Models Of Public Education In Her Meeting With Agudath Israel

Betsy DeVos and Agudath Israel have worked together before in fostering improvements for Jewish private schools.

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos

School  7 March '17

Betsy DeVos And Education Innovation: What Does The Secretary Plan For Higher Education, Education Technology?

Will the Education head be open to tapping edtech resources willing to help public schools or will her school choice priority remain the first agenda?

President Donald Trump

School  6 March '17

President Donald Trump Advices 10-Year-Old Girl: 'Make A Lot Of Money, Don't Run For Politics'

The president's team visited kids at Orlando's St. Andrew Catholic School as he pushes for school choice for the Education Department.

Charter schools

School  2 March '17

What Exactly Are Charter Schools? Government Orders Closure Of Four Low-Performing Charter Schools

Charter schools are privately-run but are publicly-funded.

Donald Trump Attends Parent-Teacher Conference Listening Session

School  15 February '17

Will The New Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Eliminate Common Core?

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has expressed she doesn't support it but she has funded organizations in support of the standards. How will she reconcile this in her work?

Teachers Union Rallies At Miami-Dade School Board Meeting

School  13 February '17

Philadelphia Teacher Group Declares Empowering And Helping Educators More Important Than Politics

Teach for America through its Philadelphia director stated that it is bipartisan when it comes to politics.

Newly Sworn-In Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Addresses Staff At The Education Department

School  12 February '17

Betsy DeVos' First Week As Education Secretary Met With Angry Protesters

Her first attempt to visit a public school was welcomed with a protest from those who signified their opposition to her stand on vouchers and charter schools.

Trump's Selection For Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Testifies During Her Senate Confirmation Hearing

School  9 February '17

Betsy DeVos Confirmed As Secretary Of Education In Historic Senate Vote After VP Mike Pence Casts Tie-Breaker

The controversial education advocate will now sit as the head of America's school system.

Protestors Rally Outside Capitol Hill Against Betsy DeVos Nomination

School  7 February '17

Why Betsy DeVos Is President Donald Trump's Most Unpopular Cabinet Nominee

She's not an ideal Education secretary, according to those who oppose her. Those who love her, however, say she's going to introduce significant changes to improve Education.

Trump's Selection For Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Testifies During Her Senate Confirmation Hearing

School  3 February '17

Republicans To Abandon Betsy DeVos? Education Secretary Nominee Loses Support, Faces Potential Rejection

Democrats, who will be voting against her as a block, only need three Republican votes to reject DeVos.

Attn Gen. Holder And Education Secretary Duncan Announce Action To Protect Military From Unfair Lending Practices

School  2 February '17

Philip Rosenfelt Is Acting Education Secretary Amid Betsy DeVos Confirmation Delay

It's not the first time this lawyer has been in charge of America's schools and the Education department.

Student's Anti-Betsy DeVos Speech Gets Millions Of Views On Facebook

School  23 January '17

Detroit Student Reveals Why Betsy DeVos Is Not The Right Fit For Education Secretary

Student, teachers and other organizations are protesting the nomination of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary. She may be a billionaire but her knowledge of the education sector reportedly falls short.

Betsy DeVos

School  20 January '17

Could Betsy DeVos' School Choice Lead To Major Legislature Changes?

Donald Trump's secretary of Education pick Betsy DeVos made it clear that she supports school choice.

Trump's Selection For Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Testifies During Her Senate Confirmation Hearing

School  20 January '17

Why Betsy DeVos Could Change The Education Status Quo For The Better

She faced a tough confirmation hearing this week but her supporters point out that she might just be the answer to a failing Education system.

Betsy DeVos

School  17 January '17

Betsy DeVos’ Appointment Raises Student Loan Concerns; Former Education Secretary Gives Advice To Donald Trump's Pick

Betsy DeVos is being questioned by many regarding the student loan matter.

Donald Trump Holds Weekend Meetings In Bedminster, NJ

Music.Art.STEM  17 January '17

Education Technology Under Betsy DeVos: What Will Its Future Hold?

Initiatives done by the previous administration helped EdTech in America flourish. Will the new officials uphold it?

Betsy DeVos

School  16 January '17

Betsy DeVos To Push For School Vouchers? Skeptics Question If It Will Help Students Get Better Access To Education

School vouchers might not help in letting students get better access to education.

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