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.
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August 03, 2017
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.
July 24, 2017
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.
July 20, 2017
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.
July 17, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos reiterated her call for vouchers and other forms of school choice at a gathering Monday for special educators.
July 16, 2017
The U.S. secretary of education's handling of various civil rights issues has raised big concerns for Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., top Democrat on the Senate education committee.
July 14, 2017
The education secretary's comments came at the end of a daylong summit where she heard from survivors of sexual assault and students who have been accused of it.