It's unlikely that anyone believes that corporate profiteers are going to educate our children well.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is Donald Trump’s gift to the billionaires, evangelicals, hedge fund managers and bankers who view schools as training centers and sources of profit.
The education secretary struggled to defend her draconian budget cuts.
The president and secretary of education are old-school "segregation academy" politicians with strong ideological investments in private school vouchers.
Through Cabinet appointments, Donald Trump is gutting federal agencies that have improved our lives in ways most Americans will no longer take for granted.
The inexperience of Candice Jackson (pictured), the woman chosen by Betsy Devos to head the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights, raises questions about how she will investigate allegations of unfair treatment.
Voters drawn to Donald Trump because they believed he would rein in interventionism abroad and deal with festering problems at home are in for a disappointment.
Roger Severino (pictured), the new head of the agency's Office for Civil Rights, has opposed transgender patients’ rights, same-sex marriage and Planned Parenthood.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren wrote to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos (pictured) to cite ProPublica’s reporting and request more information on Taylor Hansen’s role. He quit that day.
Taylor Hansen lobbied to weaken regulation of for-profit colleges. Since he joined Betsy DeVos (pictured) in the Department of Education, that regulation has started to crumble.