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December 27, 2018
December 26, 2018
Relive some of our most popular and engaging stories of the year about education spending, teachers, and a certain chat between Betsy DeVos and Lesley Stahl.
December 21, 2018
The 2014 guidance aimed at addressing disparities in school discipline involving black and Latino students had been in the Trump administration's cross hairs for some time.
December 13, 2018
Thanks to the midterm elections, Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va., is set to take over the House education committee, and civil rights groups have a significant list of demands.
December 12, 2018
The U.S. Department of Education ranks dead last among mid-size federal agencies when it comes to job satisfaction, according to the "Best Places to Work in the Federal Government" report, released by the Partnership for Public Service.
December 03, 2018
The United States has signed an agreement with Switzerland to encourage businesses, policymakers, and educators in both countries to champion apprenticeship programs.
November 29, 2018
Ed. Dept. Watchdog to Look Into DeVos Team's Oversight of ESSA, Dismissal of Civil Rights Complaints
The U.S. Department of Education's internal watchdog—the Office of the Inspector General—will be looking at the agency's process dismissing civil rights complaints, its oversight of accountability systems, and other issues.
November 27, 2018
DeVos said that the country's higher education system is in "crisis" thanks in part to a "government takeover of the student lending system" under the Obama administration. That claim met with strong criticism.
November 20, 2018
State chiefs who want to make changes to the ESSA plans must first consult with their governors, and give the education community an opportunity to comment.
November 16, 2018
While most of the debate over Title IX, the federal law that prohibits sexual discrimination in education, has centered on colleges and universities, the new civil rights guidance will affect K-12 schools, too.