Mary Byrne, a Missouri parent and activist, discussed the proposed merger of the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor.
Dr. Duke Pesta and Alex Newman with FreedomProject Media discuss the Trump Administration’s proposed merger of U.S. Departments of Education and Labor.
Shane Vander Hart: I share Andre Perry’s concern about the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor merging, but we come to entirely different conclusions.
Karen Bracken, a parent activist in Tennessee, launched a White House petition for citizens to express their opposition to the proposed merger between the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and House Education and the Workforce Committee Chair Virginia Foxx celebrate plans to merge the Education and Labor Departments.
The White House plans to propose today merging the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
Jane Robbins: The clash in Utah is between parents’ inherent right to govern their children’s education and indeed protect them from harm, as explicitly protected by state law, and federal mandates. Guess which won?
Jane Robbins and Erin Tuttle: Broward County Public Schools has now confirmed that the shooter at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL was indeed assigned to the federally lauded, vehemently protected, but tragically ineffective PROMISE program.
Erin Tuttle: Considering the evidence showing the discipline policies pushed by the U.S. Department of Education’s federal guidance makes schools less safe and even dangerous, why would Indiana legislators even consider adopting HB 1421?
Jane Robbins and Erin Tuttle: Federal interference in state and local policy is harmful and unacceptable in all circumstances, usually for reasons of polity and liberty. But in the case of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL, it appears it contributed to something even worse.