Stung by criticism from its first round of responses, the department is giving states a chance to explain their plans over the phone before issuing official letters.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos hasn't really weighed in decisively with her thoughts on school discipline, which was an area of significant interest for the Obama administration.
President Donald Trump plans to donate his $100,000 salary for this quarter to the agency, to help pay for a camp focused on science, technology, engineering, and math, or STEM.
Rep. Luke Messer was first elected to the House of Representatives in 2012, and has been one of the foremost supporters of choice since then
States refusal to change their plans for the Every Student Succeeds Act based on the department's feedback could put U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and her team in a tough spot.
Sen. Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., said Tuesday she wants to protect the GOP legislation from causing "decimating" cuts to traditional Medicaid
How anxious or pleased should you be about the $2 billion cut to educator-training programs in the House education spending bill? Hold off before you decide.
U.S. Reps. Luke Messer and Todd Rokita, both Indiana Republicans, are big fans of school choice and could seek the GOP nomination for Indiana's U.S. Senate seat in 2018.
The U.S. secretary of education has been in office for going on six months and has been way more active on higher education than on K-12.
The U.S. secretary of education told those gathered for a conference of the conservative ALEC group that she supports a smaller federal role in education and encouraged states to pursue school choice.