DeVos’s Valentine’s Day BFFs running for governor share her love for dismantling public education.
Educators and parents warned that DeVos was unqualified to serve as education secretary. One year in, DeVos has proven them right.
Betsy Devos’s first year in office offered an embarrassing number of choices for top stories. She was, and remains, supremely unqualified.
Ask educators in Wisconsin, Illinois, Florida, Kansas or Arizona if a governor matters and you’ll get an earful. They approve legislation, guide budget priorities, appoint state education officials, and set policies, regulations and programs.
I’ve never forgotten the public investment that allowed me to get an education. Without it, I know I wouldn’t be where I am today.
Thanks to deep cuts to higher education, Illinois institutions have lost students, programs, and thousands of faculty and staff.
Parents and former students are joining the effort to show Betsy DeVos how critical strong public schools are in every community.
Many people do not view the immigration in Trump’s us-versus-them world view, especially when it comes to students and their families.
School districts across the country are rushing to declare school campuses “safe zones” for undocumented students.
The presidential election set off a firestorm of anxiety in schools, and in response districts are being increasingly vocal about protecting the rights of students.