The Trump administration has rescinded guidance on the rights of transgender students. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has pledged to restore it.
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October 15, 2020
September 22, 2020
Trump supporters are far more likely than Biden voters to report their children are attending in-person, full-time public school, says a new EdWeek Research Center survey.
September 02, 2020
"Donald Trump and Secretary DeVos haven't stepped up," Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said of the administration's reaction to the coronavirus pandemic.
August 25, 2020
A Kentucky teen who became the subject of a viral video after a class field trip warned viewers of the Republican National Convention of an "outrage mob" that threatens to silence conservative viewpoints.
August 25, 2020
Six in 10 respondents to the annual poll by PDK International said education is "extremely" or "very important" in determining their presidential vote.
August 24, 2020
President Donald Trumps list of priorities for his second term includes just two bullet points related to K-12 education.
August 20, 2020
The Democrats' 2020 platform calls for tripling federal aid to disadvantaged students, "more stringent guardrails" for charter schools, and it declares that education is a public good, not a commodity.
August 13, 2020
New running mates Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, and their surrogates have zeroed in on an early message: Fear and uncertainty around schools can be blamed on President Donald Trump.
August 11, 2020
Although Harris clashed with Biden over his record on school desegregation, some of her education proposals might dovetail well with his.
July 30, 2020
Speaking to the American Federation of Teachers, former Vice President Joe Biden warned that a lack of sufficient federal funding would force state and local layoffs, including elimination of teaching jobs.