Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) and Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D., N.Y.) announced Thursday that the Army has awarded a $48 million contract in federal funds for one elementary school in West Point, New York.
Newly confirmed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was physically blocked from entering a school in Washington, D.C. on Friday by protesters.
President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Department of Education was confirmed by the Senate on Tuesday afternoon, and as a result, several prominent liberals are losing their minds.
Education policy expert Frederick Hess on Monday published a list of 10 criteria that conservatives could use to select a reform-minded and principled secretary of education.
A taxpayer advocate group that was granted a meeting with the Obama administration last Friday to discuss a student loan regulation that could cost upwards of $43 billion was met with silence when it questioned the approval process for the plan.