department of education

Betsy DeVos

But Why Have Betsy DeVos (of All People) Speak at Bethune-Cookman’s Commencement?

Since her appointment as Secretary of Education in the Trump administration, the evidence that perhaps…

Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos Changes Student Loan Policy, Fixing What Isn’t Broken

As if paying back student loans isn’t hard enough, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos just found…

Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos Confirmation Gets Heated Reaction on Social Media

Reaction to the Senate confirmation of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary got swift reaction from…

Education

The Civil Rights Threat Hovering Over the Dept. of Education

The U.S. Department of Education’s overburdened Office of Civil Rights must be sweating as they…

DeVos

Why Black Families Should Be Skeptical of Trump’s Education Secretary Pick

The school choice debate has perhaps never been more central to the national conversation than…

Barack Obama

Department of Education Launches Pilot Pell Program for Incarcerated Individuals

As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to create a fairer, more effective criminal justice…

Highly Educated, Highly Indebted: The Lives of Today's 27-Year-Olds, In Charts

The Average 27 Year Old? Educated and Broke

In the spring of 2002, the government's researchers began tracking a group of roughly 15,000…