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Education Secretary Betsy Devos Discusses U.S. Educational Issues

Including affirmative action in universities. In an interview with The Associated Press, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke about a range of subjects, from for-profit schools to sexual assault on college campuses. Some of her comments: .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 12th, 2017

Capitol Report: Senate strikes amendment from tax bill that would have benefited college with ties to Betsy DeVos

An amendment to the tax bill that would have benefited a conservative liberal arts college in Michigan with ties to education secretary Betsy DeVos was struck down after a push by Democrats......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 2nd, 2017

Capitol Report: Senate strikes amendment from tax bill that would have benefited Betsy DeVos’s alma mater

An amendment to the tax bill that would have benefited a conservative liberal arts college in Michigan with ties to education secretary Betsy DeVos was struck down after a push by Democrats......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 2nd, 2017

DeVos touts school choice, STEM for $4B in grants

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos put forth a new set of priorities Thursday for states, schools and universities competing for federal grant money......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

Trump Picks Deputy Education Secretary with More Experience Than Betsy DeVos

President Donald Trump has chosen an army veteran and common core challenger to serve under Education Secretary Betsy DeVos......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 4th, 2017

Betsy DeVos Canada Visit Not Welcomed by All

Some Canadian education advocates are troubled by U.S. Education Secretary Besty DeVos's planned visit to their country later this week......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 4th, 2017

Betsy DeVos"s Special Security Detail Could Cost Taxpayers $6.54 million

The government could spend the millions protecting Education Secretary Betsy DeVos with a special U.S. marshals service......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 3rd, 2017

Betsy DeVos Called a "White Supremacist" During Harvard University Speech

Harvard University students silently protested Education Secretary Betsy DeVos's speech Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 29th, 2017

Trump’s Education Secretary Ends Obama-Era Campus Sexual Assault Rules

Betsy DeVos puts interim guidelines in place. The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions allowing univers.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 22nd, 2017

The Trump administration’s approach to rape on campus is welcome

ANY sentence containing the phrases “Donald Trump” and “campus sexual assault” could reasonably be expected to conclude with the word “outrage”. Yet when Mr Trump’s secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, announced her intention to “revo.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistSep 14th, 2017

A Closer Look: Heavens to Betsy

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos gets poor marks for her remarks on campus guidelines on sexual assault. While she criticized the Obama era Title IX guidelines on how to deal sexual misconduct as vague, Secretary DeVos offered few specifics on h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2017

"We refuse to go backwards": Biden torches Betsy DeVos" move to weaken Obama-era sexual-assault policy

Mark Makela/Getty ImagesFormer Vice President Joe Biden blasted Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' plan to rescind sexual assault reporting procedures on college camp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2017

People are worried Betsy DeVos" upcoming "major policy address on Title IX enforcement" will be rollback of sex assault rules

Win McNamee/Getty ImagesThe Department of Education confirmed Secretary Betsy DeVos will deliver a "major policy address on Title IX enforcement" a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says she didn"t decry racism enough

AP Photo/Manuel Balce CenetaEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos on Wednesday distanced herself from her comment earlier this year about the nation's historically black colleges and universities being pioneers of school choice, sayin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2017

Education: DeVos backpedals on black college comments

Rewind. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is distancing herself from comments she made in February about historically black colleges and universities being pioneers of school choice, The Associated Press reports. In May, DeVos was booed while delive.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2017

I Just Met Betsy DeVos. Here’s What I Told Her to Do About Campus Rape.

The education secretary needs t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 14th, 2017

Hawaii one of 18 states suing DeVos over for-profit colleges

Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin has joined a coalition of Democratic attorneys general from 17 states and the District of Columbia in a lawsuit against U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over the suspension of federal rules meant to protect stude.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2017

19 attorneys general are suing Betsy DeVos for suspending rules intended to protect students

Thomson ReutersDemocratic attorneys general in 18 states and the District of Columbia are suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over her decision to suspend rules meant to protect students from abuses by for-profit colleges. The lawsuit was fil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2017

Pa. Attorney General Shapiro joins 18 other states suing DeVos

Attorney General Josh Shapiro joined 18 other states suing U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over her decision to rescind the Borrower Defense Rule. Shapiro is joining the Attorneys General of Massachusetts, California, Connecticut, Delaware, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2017

States sue Betsy DeVos over student loan rule delay

Democratic attorneys general from 18 states and Washington D.C. sued Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday after she delayed an Obama-era rule meant to protect student borrowers......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 6th, 2017

California and 17 other states sue Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for delaying new student-loan protection rules

California and 17 other states on Thursday sue.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 6th, 2017