The 2012 Republican presidential nominee and ex-Massachusetts governor has said and done plenty when it comes to public schools.
Check out the stories, videos, and more from our most recent reporting visit to Puerto Rico. Hundreds of schools could be shut down and the island's education system could soon undergo a serious overhaul.
Several proposals in the Senate designed to address undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as young children, as well as other aspects of the nation's immigration system, were all rejected by lawmakers on Thursday.
In a televised address, President Donald Trump said he would work with state and local leaders to "tackle the difficult issue of mental health" after Wednesday's deadly shooting at a Florida school.
Once again, the Trump administration has made expanded school choice the signature initiative in its education budget proposal. But the details in the fiscal 2019 spending blueprint deserve some clarification.
The president wants $1 billion for new public and private school choice programs, but also wants to eliminate Title II and after-school programs, in his fiscal 2019 budget pitch.
President Donald Trump unveiled his $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan Monday, and there are no explicit resources for refurbishing, renovating, or constructing schools.
President Donald Trump is expected to release his latest federal spending wish list on Monday, and the U.S. Department of Education may not fare well.
The deal includes an increase in domestic spending that will benefit K-12 schools, but it offers no resolution to immigrant students affected by the DACA program.
In a discussion with reporters, the education secretary talked about her plans for "rethinking" schools, deregulation, implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act, what's next on school choice, and more.