Education Secretary DeVos scheduled to be in Denver

Democracy Now!U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos reportedly will be in Denver this week to address the annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council, a nonpartisan group of state legislators that advocates for limited government, free markets and …Sen. Patty Murray Demands Ouster of Top Education Official After Apology for Campus Sex Comments ..

Why 18 States Are Suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

NPRHello and welcome to another edition of our weekly roundup of education news! Department of Education sued by coalition of states. The attorneys general of 18 states and the District of Columbia are suing the U.S. Department of Education over a rule to …Education secretary’s hard line on Obama-era law surprises states ..

The highs and lows of Betsy DeVos’s first 100 days as education secretary

Washington PostMay 17 marks the 100th day of Betsy DeVos’s tenure as U.S. education secretary — and given that DeVos is the most controversial head of the Education Department in its history, it is no surprise that her first few months have been, well, more than ..

Colorado educators plan protest against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

The Denver PostBetsy DeVos holds a news conference Thursday, after a day of meetings weighing whether to keep Obama-era guidance on a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination at federally funded institutions. By Monte Whaley | mwhaley@denverpost.com | The …Don’t roll back campus safety protections | Editorial ..

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos takes heat over voucher discrimination question

Detroit Free PressBetsy DeVos faced an onslaught of criticism today over the federal education budget proposal that seeks to reduce funding for schools by $9 billion – criticism that was ramped up over her response to a question about whether her office would intervene DeVos won’t say whether she’d withhold federal funds from private schools that discriminate ..