Trump’s FY19 Education Budget Proposes an $8.1 Billion Cut

President Donald Trump released his proposed FY19 budget this week and it proposes cutting $8.1 billion from the U.S. Department of Education’s┬ádiscretionary spending compared to what the department received from the annualized FY18 ┬ácontinuing resolutions.

Feds to States: No More Alternative Tests for Most Students With Disabilities

Arne Duncan established a new rule that bars states from offering alternative standards and tests for almost all students with disabilities.