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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Blames ‘Antiquated’ Education Methods for Low Test Scores Among Eighth-Graders | #Education | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

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The latest report from the National Assessment of Educational Progress showing a drop in test scores in civics, U.S. History and geography among eighth-graders, drew sharp criticism from Education Secretary […]

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Is Gavin Williamson the worst education secretary ever? | Department for Education | #teacher | #children | #kids | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

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Since 1900, 44 men and nine women have had charge of English education. They included one duke, two marquesses, two earls, two viscounts and three hereditary baronets. Eight were old […]

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School Choice a Singular Focus for Education Secretary Pick – Education Week

Betsy DeVos, the nominee to head the U.S. Department of Education, is at the center of an extensive policy and political ecosystem aimed at boosting charters, virtual schools, education savings accounts, and vouchers.

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LGBT Students: Five Possible Effects of Trump’s Presidency, Ed. Secretary Choice – Rules for Engagement – Education Week

How will Donald Trump’s stances on education, which stress a scaled back federal role, and the appointment of voucher advocate Betsy DeVos as education secretary affect LGBT students?

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U.S. Deputy Education Secretary: ‘Have Faith in Your Students’ Ability to Succeed’ – Teaching Now – Education Week Teacher

Deputy Secretary of Education, James Cole, Jr., gave a speech to teachers about the importance of culturally responsive teaching and setting high expectations for all students, regardless of race.

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U.S. Secretary of Education: Let’s Educate, Not Incarcerate – Education Week

The return on investment in education has grown in recent decades, so why does our spending on incarceration outpace aid to education, asks John B. King Jr.

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Q&A: U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. – Education Week

The U.S. Department of Education’s top official discusses the Every Student Succeeds Act, equity, and other education issues.

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Q&A With Education Secretary John B. King Jr.: ESSA and More ESSA – Politics K-12 – Education Week

The twists and turns of Every Student Succeeds Act implementation dominated the conversation as the education secretary sat down with Politics K-12’s Alyson Klein.

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A Mother’s Plea to Secretary Clinton

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Dear Secretary Clinton,

Tomorrow, I will do the unthinkable. Once again, I will pass over a newborn. My heart will break, despite praying that I would not have to experience this pain for the fourth time.

I’m told to toughen up. I’m reminded that I should be thankful I have a job. I get told again and again that I have the easiest job of being a teacher and the best schedule that a working mother could hope for.

Yes, I have toughened up. Yes, I am thankful I have a job.

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Acting Ed. Secretary John B. King Jr.’s Confirmation: Four Things to Watch For – Politics K-12 – Education Week

President Barack Obama’s pick to head the U.S. Department of Education will likely be asked about ESSA implementation and the common core during his confirmation hearing Thursday.

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