Betsy DeVos


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Right-wing legal institutes see an opportunity to undermine public education. Read more

Education in America

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Today on TAP: Betsy DeVos’s mismanagement backfires Read more



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The more that right-wing groups spend to drive teachers from their unions, the harder educators fight back—and the more they are running for office. Read more

Education in America


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The Department of Education moves to limit state consumer protections against student loan servicers and for-profit colleges Read more

Education in America

The secretary of education offers prayers and thoughts on her signature issues, but little on the current pressing issues for students and educators: guns and school safety. Read more

Education in America

How religious sectarian school voucher extremists made useful idiots of the charter movement   Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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The Trump administration's decision to end the 2011 guidelines draw attention to a split in the left wing. Read more

Law and Justice


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The Trump appointee, whose nomination comes before the whole Senate tomorrow, could wreak havoc on public schools. Read more

Education in America



Donald Trump's nominee for education secretary did not inspire confidence at her Senate confirmation hearing. Read more

Education in America

Charters, vouchers, and disposable teachers are Trump’s targets. Read more

Education in America