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August 26, 2018

State Attorneys General Tell Betsy DeVos: Keep Obama School Discipline Guidance

DeVos has been weighing whether to rescind the guidance, which has proven to be one of the most controversial initiatives from Obama's education policy team.

June 20, 2018

See Which Obama Education Initiatives Trump's Shut Down, and Which Survive

We've taken a new look at how various K-12 initiatives, policies, and other moves by the Obama administration have fared in the Trump era.

March 02, 2017

Miss Obama's Education Department? There's a Website for That

A small group of former Obama political appointees who promoted Race to the Top, Investing in Innovation, and many of the former president's other greatest (or worst) edu-hits have put together a website, Education44.

January 06, 2017

A Review of Obama's Education Legacy on PBS NewsHour

President Barack Obama's handling of teacher evaluations, content standards, and testing were among the topics of discussion on the public television news program.

November 18, 2016

The Education of Barron Trump and Other 'First Kids'

The last time a president's child attended public school was in the late 1970s during Jimmy Carter's presidency. The question now is where will President-elect Donald Trump's son go?

November 09, 2016

Last Obama Administration i3 Grants Announced

In the last round of federal Investing in Innovation grants under President Obama, the competition intended to find and build up research-based educational interventions has borne its first full fruit.

October 17, 2016

Graduation Rate Hits Record High of 83.2 Percent: Should Obama Take Credit?

High school graduation rates inched up for the fourth year in a row, by nearly one percentage point in the 2014-15 school year, the Obama administration announced Monday.

May 03, 2016

Obama White House Reflects on K-12 Legacy

The White House has issued a report that outlines what it sees as its greatest hits in K-12, including new energy around early childhood education and STEM teachers.

March 31, 2016

New Federal Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking Approved by Obama

The commission could help to give broader and more permanent approval to the White House's push to use more tiered-evidence systems—like those used in the Every Student Succeeds Act and the Investing in Innovation program—to evaluate federal programs.

February 19, 2016

Obama Administration Launches Two Initiatives Targeting Absenteeism

The two new initiatives are part of the "Every Student, Every Day" campaign begun under President Barack Obama last year to bolster attendance.

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