“Michigan’s kids and teachers have suffered for years under the DeVos agenda. Our state needs a governor who puts children first.” Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan gubernatorial candidate
Candidate Bill Schuette claims he supported educators getting their money back, but not before he fought against it in the courts for six years.
It’s fitting that a number of pro-public education candidates and state and federal office holders made it a priority to recognize educators during National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-11. Take a look at how they gave a shout out to educators across the country, and reflected on how their favorite teachers influenced their lives. U.S. … Continued
Gretchen Whitmer,daughter and granddaugter of educators: “One of the things we can do to empower school employees is elect a governor who’s not beholden to the DeVos family.”
Gretchen Whitmer, the daughter and granddaughter of educators, wants to take Michigan out from underneath the shadow cast by Betsy Devos’s failed education experiment.
Listen, process and do your research. This is happening in Flint, but there are communities across the country where students are affected by toxic levels of lead.
New analysis concludes students who participate in voucher schemes lose about 68 days of school learning.
These gubernatorial candidates are following DeVos’s voucher crusade despite her rejection by a GOP-controlled Congress.
Schuette and DeVos’s long history in Michigan includes their pursuit of scarce public school funding for voucher schools.
Betsy DeVos’s dogged pursuit of public school funding for voucher schools has like-minded allies at the state level, five of who are running for governor in November.