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July 20, 2017
Betsy DeVos defends vouchers and slams AFT in her speech to conservatives
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos criticized protestors, a teachers union, cited Margaret Thatcher and former teachers who left the job.
July 20, 2017
In a speech to ALEC, Betsy DeVos name drops Indiana school choice programs and advocates
ALEC is holding its annual conference this week in Denver.
I saw the sign(s)
July 19, 2017
Demonstrators display frustration with DeVos at Denver protest
Hundreds marched from the Capitol to a Denver hotel to protest Betsy DeVos' expected visit to the city tomorrow, many carrying signs critical of the Trump appointee.
July 18, 2017
What’s ALEC? Ahead of Betsy DeVos’s speech, here’s which states earn the group’s education policy praise
Only Florida, Arizona and Indiana received a B+ on ALEC’s 2016 Report Card on American Education.
February 28, 2017
Voucher-like proposal could take $71 million of public school funding from all Tennessee districts
The Empowerment Scholarship Accounts Act would allow public school dollars to go toward private education services.
July 27, 2016
Teachers brave heat to vent anger over ALEC’s influence on Indiana education laws
Most of their complaints focused on the state’s private school tuition voucher program.
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