Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), is set to deliver a speech in Washington, D.C. on Thursday comparing private school vouchers and tax credits to state-sponsored segregation.
A senior Education Department official who abruptly resigned last month after a dispute with Secretary Betsy DeVos received hundreds of thousands of dollars in off-the-books bonuses over a seven-year period, according to a new report.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was heavily booed while she was delivering a commencement address on Wednesday at Bethune-Cookman University, a historically black college in Florida.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) appeared to suggest Tuesday that she helped cause one of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ aides to resign, tweeting the resignation occurred the same day she wrote about two of her aides’ “obvious conflicts” of interest.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was harassed at an Apple Store over the weekend by a woman who also claims to have organized the group that blocked Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from visiting a Washington, D.C., public school.
A bear spotting forced two Connecticut schools into emergency “Secure School Modes,” according to Hartford’s Eyewitness News 3.
A refugee from Afghanistan has been charged with assault after blocking Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos from entering a DC public school on Friday.
Newly confirmed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was physically blocked from entering a school in Washington, D.C. on Friday by protesters.