Jane Robbins: Congressional Republicans are skipping down the bipartisan path yet again on the issue of Big Data and lifetime citizen surveillance.
The confirmation hearing for U.S. Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos has been delayed one week and will be held on January 17, 2017 at 5:00p (EST).
Shane Vander Hart lists the names of the members of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee for the 2017 session.
If bipartisanship brings us horrible bills like the Every Student Succeeds Act then it would have been better for Republicans to be more partisan.
The ESEA reauthorization conference report, S.1177, the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) advanced in the U.S. Senate on a 84 to 12 cloture vote.
The letter sent to congressional education leaders responsible for bill was signed by 182 different state and local groups, education activists or officials.
Below is a press release from the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions announcing a bipartisan agreement on a fix for No Child Left Behind today. From the press release it seems to be headed in the right direction, but the devil is in the details. So I’m withholding further comment until I’ve […]
U.S. Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray say they have made progress negotiating about reauthorizing No Child Left Behind, they should kill it instead.