Betsy Devos

In the America-first budget, schools come last

Trump’s education budget defunds public schools and universities, herds students toward private and charter schools

OPINION: How civil rights enforcement got swept into the culture wars, and what a new administration can do about it

An argument for restraining overreach in the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Education

OPINION: It’s time for us to be what my grandmother was to me after my mother’s murder: An advocate

An argument for maintaining a vigorous Office for Civil Rights in the Education Department

OPINION: Those who wanted federal power over schools now fear Betsy DeVos might use it to foster choice and voucher plans

An argument for letting school choice expand, under individual state scenarios

OPINION: Civil rights enforcement is needed, when some school administrators call sexual harassment merely “urban culture”

Former civil rights chief of the Education Department on why the agency is indispensable

DeVos praises virtual schools, but new research points to problems

A new study adds to the body of research showing that online-only schools don’t serve low-performing students

Support Betsy DeVos, shoot yourself in the foot

Education groups aimed at uplifting black students should not be the black face of her agenda

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OPINION: New era of education passion, protest and politics will follow DeVos confirmation

What happens next with the unprecedented anger, animosity aimed at Senators and new Ed Secretary?

OPINION: Was the DeVos confirmation hearing a dream or a nightmare? Pallas weighs in

The latest threat to public education? Grizzly bears.