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DeVos to face questions over schools, conservative activism
PBS NEWSHOUR

DeVos to face questions over schools, conservative activism

Charter school advocate Betsy DeVos is widely expected to push for expanding school choice programs if confirmed as education secretary, prompting pushback from teachers unions.

The civil rights divide over charter schools
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The civil rights divide over charter schools

In the last six years, enrollment in charter schools has grown by more than sixty percent.

Charter schools have an ally in Betsy DeVos
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Charter schools have an ally in Betsy DeVos

At a rally near Grand Rapids, Michigan earlier this month, Betsy DeVos said it was “time to make education great again in this country."

Post-Election Bullying?
MetroFocus

Post-Election Bullying?

We take a look at how the Trump presidency is inciting bullying in schools.

Clinton's plan for America's students
NPR

Clinton's plan for America's students

For nearly as long as she's been in the public eye, Hillary Clinton has counted the well-being of children among her defining causes.

Clinton unveils anti-bullying plan for schools
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Clinton unveils anti-bullying plan for schools

Hillary Clinton outlined a proposal to dole out $500 million in federal funding to states that agree to develop anti-bullying programs.

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