There are concerns that DeVos' investment in the company signals that the secretary isn't firmly committed to high standards of scientific research.
Arizona, North Dakota, and Vermont will have to make changes to their ESSA plans on a range of issues, including accountability, low-performing schools, and more.
The Trump Education Department has given four states the green light on their plans to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act.
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A key section of Michigan's plan to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act is so sparse that the U.S. Department of Education isn't sure it's ready for formal review.
DeVos' approach to civil rights has become one of the most controversial parts of her work during her first six months on the job.
Acting assistant secretary of elementary and secondary education Jason Botel may not hold that title much longer, sources say.
We hardly hear anything about ESSA's "innovative assessment pilot" any more, including from the U.S. Department of Education.
Republicans in Congress want to get a major tax-reform package done, and if they're successful, it could have big ramifications for teachers and state and local school funding across the country.
The feds' response to those two states represent the first time the U.S. Department of Education has provided feedback since it announced changes to the ESSA review process.