There are concerns that DeVos' investment in the company signals that the secretary isn't firmly committed to high standards of scientific research.
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August 11, 2017
August 09, 2017
After six months on the job, what has Betsy DeVos accomplished? What are her biggest challenges? Watch this video and find out.
August 08, 2017
DeVos' approach to civil rights has become one of the most controversial parts of her work during her first six months on the job.
August 08, 2017
Acting assistant secretary of elementary and secondary education Jason Botel may not hold that title much longer, sources say.
August 04, 2017
Michigan's ESSA plan has been sharply criticized by various observers, but other factors could lead DeVos and her team to approve it any way.
August 03, 2017
Allowing districts to use the SAT or ACT for high school accountability under the Every Student Succeeds Act may be more complicated than it appears.
August 01, 2017
The U.S. Department of Education has laid out final regulations for how states and districts must link school turnaround strategies to research evidence.
July 28, 2017
Sen. Patty Murray and Rep. Bobby Scott told Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos that her department's plan for phone calls prior to written feedback is problematic.
July 27, 2017
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.
July 26, 2017
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.