Shane Vander Hart: Why was President-elect Donald Trump, Vice President-elect Mike Pence and Betsy DeVos discussing setting higher national standards?
President-elect Donald Trump picks Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education. She says she is anti-Common Core, activists in her home state say otherwise.
Frank Cannon, president of American Principles Project, said that school choice advocate Betsy DeVos would be the wrong choice for Secretary of Education.
Heather Crossin: President-elect Donald Trump should choose a U.S. Secretary of Education who would have made the late Phyllis Schlafly proud.
Michelle Rhee announced on Twitter that she is not pursuing the Secretary of Education position or any position with the Trump administration.
Buzzfeed’s Molly Hensley-Clancey in calling Betsy DeVos a conventional choice for Secretary of Education erroneously states she opposed Common Core.
On Saturday President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence met with Betsy DeVos and Michelle Rhee both of whom are Common Core advocates.
Education Week reports that Preisdent-elect Donald Trump is slated to meet with Michelle Rhee as his search for an Education Secretary continues.
Numerous grassroots activists signed an open letter to President-Elect Donald Trump asking him to appoint a Secretary of Education who opposes Common Core.
Anti-Common Core candidates saw several victories in Governor races, state school chief races, school board races, and in state legislatures.