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Education Dept. Official Apologizes for Sex Assaults Comments

July 13, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

The Department of Education’s civil rights chief apologized after comments she made regarding campus sexual assaults drew backlash.

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Sony’s New KOOV Kit Brings Coding To Kids

June 26, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

Sony’s KOOV is a robot building educational kit that is designed to teach children STEM skills like coding and robotics.

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Kim Jong Un Turns His Gaze to a University Funded by U.S. Churches

The Pyongyang University of Science and Technology’s mission? Excellence in education “bringing illumination to the Korean people and the world.”

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Kim Jong Un Turns His Gaze to a University Funded by U.S. Churches

DeVos Withdrawal of Student Loan Memos Called ‘Ridiculous’

April 12, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos rolled back two Obama-era memos put in place as guidance to protect student loan borrowers.

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DeVos Withdrawal of Student Loan Memos Called ‘Ridiculous’

DeVos slams Obama’s transgender bathroom rule as ‘overreach’

February 23, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

The education secretary defended President Trump’s rollback of the rule.

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‘Our Children Are Not Props’: Parents Protest Betsy DeVos

February 10, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

Parents and retired teachers demonstrated outside a Washington, D.C., middle school Friday to oppose a visit from the new education secretary.

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DeVos Backlash Sees Parents Threatening to Homeschool Kids

February 9, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos may now have something in common with her critics: suspicion of government education policy.

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LGBTQ Advocates ‘Disappointed’ by DeVos Confirmation

February 7, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

Newly confirmed Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has been the target of fierce opposition from LGBTQ groups. But she has claimed to be an ally.

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Senate Democrats Begin All-Night Offensive Against DeVos

February 6, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

Senate Democrats have begun a marathon Senate session that will last through out the night to oppose Betsy DeVos to be education secretary.

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Why Betsy DeVos is Riling up Education Advocates

February 4, 2017 Education, Featured No Comments

The resistance to confirming Betsy DeVos as education secretary reached a crescendo this week.

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