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DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students – The Washington Post http://wapo.st/2xdCEMO

DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students

DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students

DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students

The guidance documents helped parents and educators understand student’s rights under the Individuals with Disabilities in Education Act.

Source: wapo.st/2xdCEMO


Michigan Gambled on Charter Schools. Its Children Lost. – The New York Times http://nyti.ms/2wGQARA

Michigan Gambled on Charter Schools. Its Children Lost.

Michigan Gambled on Charter Schools. Its Children Lost.

Michigan Gambled on Charter Schools. Its Children Lost.

Free-market boosters, including Betsy DeVos, promised that a radical expansion of charter schools would fix the stark inequalities in the state’€™s education system. The results in the classrooms are far more complicated.

Source: nyti.ms/2wGQARA


Vouchers do not improve student achievement, Stanford researcher finds | Stanford News http://stanford.io/2y4CAPj

Vouchers do not improve student achievement, Stanford researcher finds | Stanford News

Vouchers do not improve student achievement, Stanford researcher finds | Stanford News

Vouchers do not improve student achievement, Stanford researcher finds | Stanford News

Martin Carnoy says vouchers distract from proven policies and programs with proven impact on test scores and graduation rates.

Source: stanford.io/2y4CAPj


America is slowly sucking the life out of education—starting with its teachers https://t.co/9ZfPyidGiN

America is slowly sucking the life out of education—starting with its teachers

America is slowly sucking the life out of education—starting with its teachers

America is slowly sucking the life out of education—starting with its teachers

US instructors, on average, earn less than 60% of the salaries of similarly educated workers.

Source: t.co/9ZfPyidGiN


Trump’s proposed after-school cuts could lead to more hungry kids, lower test scores – The Hechinger Report http://bit.ly/2focuDb

Trump’s proposed after-school cuts could lead to more hungry kids, lower test scores – The Hechinger Report

Trump’s proposed after-school cuts could lead to more hungry kids, lower test scores – The Hechinger Report

Trump’s proposed after-school cuts could lead to more hungry kids, lower test scores - The Hechinger Report

GREENVILLE, Miss. — In March, President Trump revealed his “skinny budget,” a rough sketch of the nascent administration’s fiscal priorities and objectives that included deep cuts to education and nutrition programs. Budget chief Mick Mulvaney defended the move. “[The programs] are supposed to help kids who don’t get fed at home so they do better …

Source: bit.ly/2focuDb


Under Trump Budget, Nearly 2 Million Kids May Lose After-School Care : NPR Ed : NPR http://n.pr/2foGMFx

Under Trump Budget, Nearly 2 Million Kids May Lose After-School Care

Under Trump Budget, Nearly 2 Million Kids May Lose After-School Care

Under Trump Budget, Nearly 2 Million Kids May Lose After-School Care

The Trump administration says there’s no evidence the program works, but supporters say that thinking is misguided. Some even call it a “godsend.”

Source: n.pr/2foGMFx


Trump donates $100K to Dept of Ed. Only $9,199,900,000 to go to make up for his $9.2B in proposed education cuts. http://bit.ly/2h6JGzh

Trump donates second-quarter salary to Education Department

Trump donates second-quarter salary to Education Department

President Trump is donating his second-quarter salary to the Department of Education, the White House announced Wednesday.

Trump has proposed slashing the Education Department budget by $9.2 billion — a 14 percent reduction.

Source: bit.ly/2h6JGzh


In D.C. rally, hundreds protest Trump’s planned cuts to education http://wapo.st/2gTmzYO?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.2aa70be4b589

In D.C. rally, hundreds protest Trump’s planned cuts to education

In D.C. rally, hundreds protest Trump’s planned cuts to education

Similar marches by teachers, parents and students took place in 11 other cities nationwide.

Organizers say they are marching for equitable education funding, in support of college affordability and against the nearly 14 percent cuts to education that Trump has proposed. Hundreds of people joined the march in Washington despite temperatures climbing into the 90s and a heat advisory from the National Weather Service.

Source: wapo.st/2gTmzYO?tid=ss_tw


Donald Trump Could Make Schools More Dangerous | Teen Vogue http://bit.ly/2eLlZM0

This Is How Trump’s Administration Has Spread Lies About Young People

This Is How Trump's Administration Has Spread Lies About Young People

The only education promise Trump has kept so far is reducing funds and resources, albeit without setting up any comparable, research-backed alternatives. Being an American teenager just got even more stressful.

Source: bit.ly/2eLlZM0


Trump’s Education Budget Feeds School Privatization At The Expense of Students http://bit.ly/2uWE0gH via @BillMoyers

Trump’s Education Budget Feeds School Privatization

Trump’s Education Budget Feeds School Privatization

The vision of “education reform” coming from the Trump administration and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos entails cutting direct aid to students, especially those from low-income families, in order to expand the private sector’s financial footprint in education.

Source: bit.ly/2uWE0gH


Attorneys general sue DeVos over delay of rule to protect students from predatory colleges https://t.co/rfFkLPiAgs


Once again, @BetsyDeVosED put interests of for-profit career education programs ahead of hardworking students. https://t.co/cjGsrVCCbd

Education Department announces new delays for gainful employment

Education Department announces new delays for gainful employment

Shift on gainful-employment rule is latest move by Trump administration that pleases for-profit sector but dismays its critics.

Source: t.co/cjGsrVCCbd


A sobering look at what Betsy DeVos did to education in Michigan-and what she might do as secretary of education – http://wapo.st/2r4U6lQ

A sobering look at what Betsy DeVos did to education in Michigan — and what she might do as secretary of education

A sobering look at what Betsy DeVos did to education in Michigan — and what she might do as secretary of education

A look at DeVos by someone who has watched her work.

Source: wapo.st/2r4U6lQ


Trump’s Education Budget Would Hurt the Working Class – The Atlantic http://theatln.tc/2qwOFc1

Trump’s Education Budget Takes Aim at the Working Class

Trump’s Education Budget Takes Aim at the Working Class

The president wants to cut funding for programs such as career and technical education and redirect that money toward school choice.

Source: theatln.tc/2qwOFc1


DeVos voucher plan would exacerbate educational inequality | The Hill http://bit.ly/2r53bLD

DeVos voucher plan would exacerbate educational inequality

DeVos voucher plan would exacerbate educational inequality

OPINION | DeVos’s school choice agenda will not engender bold change; it will instead simultaneously exacerbate, obscure, and excuse the ways the education system in this country reproduces social inequality.

Source: bit.ly/2r53bLD


DeVos refuses to say on sending her kids to Milwaukee voucher school. Just 2% proficient in math and 0% in English. https://t.co/QocySZHHUD

DeVos declines to say whether she’d send her kids to a Milwaukee voucher school

DeVos declines to say whether she'd send her kids to a Milwaukee voucher school

Congressman Mark Pocan tries to grill Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over Milwaukee vouchers.

In their sprightly exchange, Pocan, who supports public schools, and DeVos, a longtime advocate of private schools, managed to do something remarkable: Explain the entire history and controversy over school vouchers in Wisconsin in under six minutes.

Source: t.co/QocySZHHUD


For rural America, school choice could spell doom http://www.newsweek.com/billionaire-betsy-devos-would-destroy-red-americas-schools-553221

For rural America, school choice could spell doom

For rural America, school choice could spell doom

DeVos’s free-market principles are on full display in Detroit, where for-profit charter school operators have sowed chaos without creating any educational gains. Detroit’s miserable educational outcomes are some of the worst in the nation, and liberals have pointed to them frequently in their objections to DeVos.

Source: www.newsweek.com/billionaire-betsy-devos-would-destroy-red-americas-schools-553221


It’s unconscionable that our top Education official won’t commit to speaking out against discriminatory policies: https://t.co/uX9yLtIJvR

Betsy DeVos Refuses to Rule Out Giving Funds to Schools That Discriminate

Betsy DeVos Refuses to Rule Out Giving Funds to Schools That Discriminate

The education secretary defended plans to divert money to a school choice agenda, including funds for vouchers to private school, which she said states should regulate.

Source: t.co/uX9yLtIJvR


How Right-Wing Money Is Secretly Funding College Politics | http://bit.ly/2tpOpyaHow Right-Wing Money Is Secretly Funding College Politics

How Right-Wing Money Is Secretly Funding College Politics

Room, board and dark money on campus.

This is an exposé — and not from a left-wing website or blogger but the Chronicle of Higher Education — of Charlie Kirk, a frequent Fox News pundit, and his nonprofit Turning Point USA, which is a de facto super PAC for conservatives’ student government campaigns.

Source: bit.ly/2tpOpya


How the Right-Wing Koch and DeVos Families Are Funding Hate Speech on College Campuses Across the U.S. | http://bit.ly/2

How the Right-Wing Koch and DeVos Families Are Funding Hate Speech on College Campuses Across the U.S.

How the Right-Wing Koch and DeVos Families Are Funding Hate Speech on College Campuses Across the U.S.

Racist, sexist, Islamophobic speakers spark violence and publicity for Koch and Mercer-backed juggernauts. On March 2, eugenicist Charles Murray attempted to give a lecture at Middlebury College in Vermont, with little success.

Source: bit.ly/2tpJH3n

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