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Betsy DeVos' First Semester: A Status Report - NPR

It has been more than six months since Betsy DeVos was confirmed as education secretary after one of the most contentious Cabinet nomination battles in memory, and so we thought it worth an update on her major moves so far — and the public response ...and more »

DeVos champions online charter schools, but the results are poor - Politico

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has touted online learning as a school-choice solution for rural America, saying that virtual charter schools provide educational options that wouldn't otherwise exist. But in Pennsylvania, an early adopter where more ...and more »

DeVos Gives Schools Options on Handling of Sexual Assault - Education Week

The U.S. Department of Education withdrew Obama-era guidance on Title IX and sexual assault at schools and college campuses late last month, and released interim guidance while it seeks public input to inform a new policy "that better serves students ...and more »

DeVos Expounds on Policy In One-on-One Interview - Education Week

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has faced some big challenges in her more than six months in office—setbacks in Congress on her school choice proposals, difficulty staffing her department, protestors greeting her at every turn, not to mention ...and more »

Scenes From DeVos' 'Rethink School' Tour - Education Week

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' recent tour to "Rethink School" by shining a spotlight on promising, outside-the-box educational approaches took her to Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, and, finally, Indiana, where she met with ...and more »

DeVos' rule changes on handling sexual assault will benefit everyone - Times Higher Education (THE)

Obama-era overreaction to higher education's 'rape culture' obstructed both justice and academics' pastoral roles, says Meg Mott. October 5, 2017. Share on twitter · Share on facebook · Share on linkedin · Share on whatsapp · Share on mail. 1. By Meg ...and more »

Education Secretary DeVos, Interior Secretary Zinke visit Everglades City - Naples Daily News

Two members of President Donald Trump's Cabinet visited Everglades City on Friday to tour the small town that's still reeling one month after it was ravaged by Hurricane Irma. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke with students at Everglades City ...and more »

Defying Betsy DeVos - Wall Street Journal

Not to be overshadowed by their students, administrators at several universities are apparently launching their own protest movement. Secretary Betsy DeVos recently rescinded the Department of Education's flawed 2011 Title IX guidance, issuing an ...and more »

Some State Leaders Urge Betsy DeVos to Reject Their Own States' ESSA Plans - Education Week (blog)

After failing to convince their own education departments to amend their states' accountability plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act, elected leaders in a handful of states have appealed directly to U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to ...and more »

Thousands expected to turn out to hear — or protest — Betsy DeVos in Bellevue this week - Seattle Times

U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is the keynote speaker at the Washington Policy Center's annual dinner Friday in Bellevue. Education and social-justice groups say they plan to protest outside the event. Share story. By. Paige ...and more »