Home » Posts tagged with » Education Secretary

5 States, DC Sue Education Secretary Over CARES Funding for Private Schools

5 States, DC Sue Education Secretary Over CARES Funding for Private Schools

BY GQ PAN Several states are suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and her department in order to block a rule over the amount of federal relief funding set to be transferred from public schools to private schools. Attorneys general of California and Michigan announced the lawsuit on Tuesday. They were joined by Maine, New Mexico, Wisconsin, and the District of […]

DeVos Outlines Plan to Overhaul Obama-Era Title IX Enforcement

DeVos Outlines Plan to Overhaul Obama-Era Title IX Enforcement

BY: Rachel Frommer September 7, 2017 1:58 pm Education Secretary Betsy DeVos outlined Thursday her plan to overhaul the Obama administration’s “failed system” of Title IX enforcement, the federal law that prohibits sex discrimination and harassment in education. Speaking at the George Mason University (GMU) Antonin Scalia Law School, DeVos called for a “better way” for […]