Betsy DeVos again calls for school districts to open fully for 2020-21

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made clear on Sunday that she wants schools to reopen fully for most students for the 2020-21 academic year, even as ...

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Betsy DeVos wants you to ignore reality

4 weeks ago by Washington Post

It has been a bad few months for conservative politicians who hoped to ignore coronavirus reality. Governors and mayors, egged on by the Trump White House, ...

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DeVos defends push to reopen schools as Trump administration is ...

4 weeks ago by NBC News

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos defended the Trump administration's school reopening push, although she wouldn't insist that schools follow CDC guidelines.

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Ayanna Pressley criticizes Betsy DeVos for pressuring schools to ...

4 weeks ago by The Boston Globe

After the US education secretary threatened to cut funding to schools that do not fully resume in-person learning, the congresswoman tweeted, "I wouldn't trust ...

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'You can't do that': Fox News host Wallace confronts DeVos on threat ...

4 weeks ago by USA TODAY

Chris Wallace asked Betsy DeVos "under what authority" she and Trump were going to "unilaterally cut off funding" to schools that refuse to reopen.

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Betsy DeVos brushes off coronavirus risks for schools - CNNPolitics

4 weeks ago by CNN

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made it clear during a CNN interview Sunday that the Trump administration still has no plan to secure the safe return of ...

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Always polarizing on schools, Betsy DeVos brushes off coronavirus ...

4 weeks ago by CNN

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made it clear during a CNN interview Sunday that the Trump administration still has no plan to secure the safe return of ...

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Education secretary won't say if schools should listen to CDC ...

4 weeks ago by CNN

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Sunday refused to say whether schools should follow guidelines from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

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Betsy DeVos And The School Reopening Directives That Could Kill ...

1 month ago by Forbes

In a series of television appearances on Sunday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos contributed to the ongoing debate about school openings. Her comments ...

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Betsy DeVos And The School Opening Directives That Could Kill ...

1 month ago by Forbes

In a series of television appearances on Sunday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos contributed to the ongoing debate about school openings. Her comments ...

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Betsy DeVos says CDC school guidelines for coronavirus 'meant to ...

1 month ago by mlive.com

U.S. Secretary of Education tells CNN's State of the Union "there is no uniform approach that we can take or should take nationwide" in preparing for new school ...

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says kids should return to school ...

1 month ago by KIRO Seattle

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos says children should go back to schools in the fall amid the coronavirus pandemic. Many school systems across the ...

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Dismissing 'Flexible' CDC Guidelines, Education Secretary Betsy ...

1 month ago by TIME

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos reiterated the Trump Administration's risky push for schools to fully re-open despite health risks on CNN.

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Betsy DeVos Can't Promise Teachers and Kids Won't Get Sick After ...

1 month ago by Daily Beast

Well, the key is that kids have to get back to school,” DeVos added in a nightmare CNN interview.

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Betsy DeVos won't say if schools should listen to CDC guidelines on ...

1 month ago by CNN

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Sunday refused to say whether schools should follow guidelines from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

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US education secretary Betsy DeVos downplays risk of opening ...

1 month ago by The Boston Globe

DeVos repeated a threat to cut funding to schools that don't fully resume in-person learning as educators wrestle with the risk of coronavirus. Health experts and ...

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Betsy DeVos: Schools that don't reopen shouldn't get federal funds

1 month ago by Axios

"American investment in education is a promise to students and their families."

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Do what I want: Betsy DeVos tells school districts trying to open for ...

1 month ago by Washington Post

The education secretary did not directly respond to questions posed to her by a journalist.

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Joe Biden Takes Aim At Trump Administration's Education Secretary ...

1 month ago by The Inquisitr

Former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee for the upcoming presidential election, continues to take aim at incumbent ...

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Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

1 month ago by Boston.com

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to withhold federal funding if schools don't reopen in the fall, and he lashed out at federal health officials ...

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Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen
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Trump threatens to cut federal funds from schools that don't reopen

1 month ago by Politico

President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos are threatening to cut federal funding if schools don't fully physically reopen, increasing pressure ...

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Trump threatens to cut federal funds from schools that don't reopen
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Michigan and four states sue Betsy DeVos over federal school aid rule

1 month ago by Washington Examiner

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and the attorneys general of four other states are suing U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over a July 1 rule that ...

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Michigan and four states sue Betsy DeVos over federal school aid rule
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As coronavirus cases surge, Betsy DeVos compares risk of returning ...

1 month ago by Salon

"Risk is involved in everything we do, from learning to ride a bike to riding a rocket into space," DeVos says.

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DeVos warns schools that don't reopen this fall are 'breaking that ...

1 month ago by Fox News

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos told "Your World" Wednesday that the reopening of schools for in-person instruction this fall is "in everyone's interest, ...

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DeVos warns schools that don't reopen this fall are 'breaking that ...
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Education Secretary slams Fairfax County Schools, says all schools ...

1 month ago by WUSA9.com

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos singled out Fairfax County schools on Wednesday, slamming the district as "a disaster," and warning that schools must fully ...

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The Only Education Matter Betsy DeVos Ever 'Thought Hard' About ...

1 month ago by Esquire.com

The current campaign out of Camp Runamuck is to force schools to reopen, fully and on time. The president* has decided that human sacrifice generally is a ...

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Fox News Host Neil Cavuto Grills Betsy DeVos on 'Reckless' Plan to ...

1 month ago by Daily Beast

There was this little thing called the coronavirus,” Neil Cavuto had to remind Education Secretary Betsy DeVos at one point.

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DeVos 'very seriously' considering withholding funding from schools ...

1 month ago by The Hill

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Tuesday that she is “very seriously” considering withholding federal funding from schools that don't reopen in the fall.

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President Donald Trump, Education Sec. Betsy DeVos threaten to ...

1 month ago by masslive.com

President Donald Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos said they may cut funding for schools who remain closed due to COVID-19.

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California sues Betsy DeVos over rule steering coronavirus aid to ...

1 month ago by EdSource

California is leading a multi-state lawsuit challenging U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' ruling that orders states to share federal coronavirus relief with ...

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Michigan sues Betsy DeVos over COVID-19 relief money for private ...

1 month ago by Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

Michigan will join four other states in a lawsuit against U.S Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over how to distribute pandemic relief money to schools.Gov.

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Michigan, 4 other states sue US department, DeVos over virus relief ...

1 month ago by WDIV ClickOnDetroit

California, Michigan and three other states are suing the U.S. Department of Education over pandemic relief funds.

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Michigan, 4 other states sue US department, DeVos over virus relief ...
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Michigan among four states suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos ...

1 month ago by Detroit Metro Times

Cruella DeVos is at it again, and now she's being sued by her home state, among several others. On Tuesday Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney...

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Devos 'Seriously' Looking at Withholding Funds From Schools That ...

1 month ago by Newsweek

The education secretary also hit out at "fearmongering" adults who were "making excuses" for not reopening schools.

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'Kids have got to continue learning': Betsy DeVos teases defunding ...

1 month ago by Washington Examiner

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos indicated she is eyeing withholding federal funding from public schools that do no fully reopen for in-person instruction this ...

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'Kids have got to continue learning': Betsy DeVos teases defunding ...
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U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Attacks Fairfax County ...

1 month ago by Blue Virginia

by A Siegel. School administrators and School Board members around the country are – as are so many others throughout society – tackling very serious ...

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Michigan joins states suing US department, Betsy DeVos over virus ...

1 month ago by Crain's Detroit Business

The U.S. Department of Education is attempting to take pandemic relief funds away from K-12 public schools and divert the money to private schools, Michigan ...

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Michigan joins states suing US department, Betsy DeVos over virus ...