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Prepared Remarks by Secretary DeVos at Meeting of G20 Education Ministers

MENDOZA, Argentina – I appreciate the opportunity to be with all of you and to meet and learn from so many of my counterparts in education and …

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Betsy DeVos' Nomination As Secretary Of Education Is A Threat To Black Students And …

In addition to having never worked in a classroom setting, DeVos’ history in Michigan — where she has championed charter schools with very little regard to their performance — has left some questioning whether she will indeed advocate effectively for all public education and students of color. This week, the United States Senate proceeded with […]

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Secretary King Announces Recipients of the 2016 President's Education Awards Program

The U.S. Department of Education today announced the 2016 President’s Education Awards Program (PEAP) recipients, honoring nearly 3 million students from more than 30,000 public, private and military schools from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands  and the Virgin Islands.  Each year K-12 students from across […]

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