President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is nominating Dr. John B. King, Jr. to officially take over as Secretary of Education. King has served as Acting Secretary of Education since former Education Secretary Arne Duncan.

When the president named Arne Duncan as his first secretary of education, he was doing a lot more, and a lot worse, than just naming a Chicago crony and basketball buddy to a critical Cabinet position. He was adopting one of the most.

Outgoing Education Secretary John King discusses the importance of public education as confirmation hearings for Trump’s Education Secretary, a charter schools and.

The years (1985-1988) President Obama spent working as a community organizer on the South Side were “the best education I ever had,” he recalls.

The Obama administration directed public schools in 2016 to. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi ripped Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and tweeted, "You took an oath to protect children, students, teachers and school leaders of.

Much attention is paid to the education-related initiatives led by President Barack Obama. However, First Lady Michelle Obama has also focused on many aspects of.

As Cortney reported, newly minted Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was violently blocked from entering a public school in Washington D.C. Friday by Black Lives Matter protestors. DeVos was set to give a speech and planned to.

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos delivered her first speech of 2018 and flatly declared that school reform efforts under Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush had.

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Betsy DeVos is being urged to halt Obama’s school discipline "guidance" that critics say is based on ‘Black Lives Matter’ ideology.

Nov 08, 2012  · In Rick Hess’s eyes, President Barack Obama has a big choice to make. "The president campaigned with a different face of education.

Aug 13, 2013  · Martha Kanter, an Obama administration education undersecretary, is preparing to step down, according to an email obtained by The Huffington Post. Kan.

As President-elect Barack Obama prepares to announce his choice for education secretary, there is mystery not only about the person he will choose, but also about the approach to overhauling the nation’s schools that his selection will.

Since coming to office, President Donald Trump’s education secretary, Betsy DeVos, has halted two key Obama-era regulations aimed at protecting students from fraud and predatory actions by for-profit universities and has frozen.

Sep 22, 2017  · Education Secretary Betsy DeVos delivering a speech in Washington this week. On Friday she rescinded Obama-era guidelines on campus sexual assault.

Education Secretary Arne Duncan plans to step down from his post in December after spending seven years in the Obama administration, White House officials confirmed Friday. Duncan is the latest member of Obama’s original.

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A strongly-worded statement from Education Secretary Arne Duncan last week revealed his distaste for federalism, since it undermines his goal of having all states agree to one set of education standards. South Carolina legislators are.

As President-elect Barack Obama prepares to announce his choice for education secretary, there is mystery not only about the person he will choose, but also about the approach to overhauling the nation’s schools that his selection will.

nor is it something that Duncan ought to have devoted any thought to whatsoever in his capacity as Secretary of Education. Like the Obama administration as a whole, Duncan’s fixation on general liberal ideological goals.

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President Barack Obama praised Arne Duncan’s service as secretary of education on Friday, hours after Duncan said he would step down in December. “He’s done more to bring our education system — sometimes kicking and screaming.

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Michelle Obama was raised United Methodist and joined the Trinity United Church of Christ, a mostly black congregation of the Reformed denomination known as the.

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May 01, 2017  · The Trump administration is discontinuing a signature girls education initiative championed by former first lady Michelle Obama, according to officials.

May 01, 2017  · Trump takes aim at Michelle Obama’s efforts on child nutrition, girls’ education. The Trump administration is looking to whittle away at the legacy of.

If President-elect Obama were interested in distancing himself from Chicago politics, he didn’t do it Tuesday. He picked as his Education Secretary Arne Duncan, the chief of Chicago Public Schools in order to de-emphasize the President.

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Obama went to a D.C. high school to talk up his education record. It’s what he didn’t say that was most revealing.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has said the Obama rules were unfairly skewed against the students accused of assault. "This interim guidance will help schools as they work to combat sexual misconduct and will treat all students.

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The Obama administration directed public schools in 2016 to. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi ripped Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and tweeted, "You took an oath to protect children, students, teachers and school leaders of.

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Obama’s Education Secretary recently said that opponents to the Administration’s “Common Core” Standards are merely “white suburban moms” who are, all of a sudden, learning that their kids aren’t real bright. Arne Duncan (wow..