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March 14, 2017

New Trump Executive Order Could Lead to a Smaller Education Department

In a new executive order, Trump seeks recommendations from agency leaders, like Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, about looking for redundant or unnecessary programs to cut from the federal government.

March 09, 2017

With White House Backing, Senate Overturns ESSA Accountability Rules

The writing has been on the wall since December, when the Senate put out a "hit list" of Obama administration regulations it wanted overturn, the ESSA accountability rules among them.

March 06, 2017

National Voucher Program Could Bleed Many School Districts Dry, Report Says

A left-leaning Washington think tank issued a report last Friday, "Vouchers Are Not a Viable Solution for Vast Swaths of America," that examined the impact of a nationwide voucher program.

March 03, 2017

Donald Trump Visits Florida Catholic School in First School Visit as President

Many students at St. Andrew Catholic School near Orlando take advantage of the state's tax-credit scholarship program, a form of school choice, which President Donald Trump strongly supports.

February 27, 2017

What Could Trump's Broad Budget Plans Mean for Education?

President Donald Trump reportedly wants to boost defense spending by $54 billion and cut domestic discretionary spending by that much, which could have a big impact on education aid.

February 27, 2017

Donald Trump's First Speech to Congress and Education: Four Things to Watch

The president's Tuesday night speech could give the country a glimpse of education's place among his priorities, or signal that education won't be a major focus.

February 08, 2017

Trump Will Repeal Common Core, Says Kellyanne Conway (He Can't)

Trump's adviser made the claim on CNN, but states, not the federal government, adopt content standards like the common core. And current federal law prohibits the Trump administration from influencing states' decisions about standards.

February 03, 2017

Career and Technical Education Advocates Pushing for Changes Under Trump

Businesses and advocacy groups are urge Congress to revamp and increase funding for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act to help the president deliver on his economic promises.

February 01, 2017

Which GOP Senators Could Reject DeVos? Look to Rural, Anti-Voucher Republicans

A 2015 Senate vote on a federal school choice bill provides a clue about which senators might not be big DeVos fans.

January 30, 2017

Trump's Executive Order on Regulations Has Unclear Impact on Education Dept.

The issue of the regulatory burden coming from the federal government has come up recently in connection with higher education and with a spending requirement in the Every Student Succeeds Act.

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