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WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos delivered on her promise to protect free inquiry and religious liberty on campus by publishing the Improving Free Inquiry, Transparency, and Accountability at Colleges and Universities final rule (see below)....
A student’s zip code should not dictate their quality of education. That idea is the basis of our new campaign, called the School Choice Initiative. On this episode of What’s Next?, we cover how our School Choice...
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to improve Hispanic Americans’ access to educational and economic opportunities, it is hereby ordered...
Recorded on July 1, 2020 ~ The day before this show was recorded, Dr. Thomas Sowell began his 10th decade of life. Remarkably on one hand, and yet completely expected on the other, and he remains as...
In Charter Schools and Their Enemies author Thomas Sowell, a leading conservative intellectual, defends charter schools against the teachers' unions, politicians, and liberal educators who threaten to dismantle their success in Charter Schools and Their Enemies.
Tucker Carlson on Tucker Carlson Tonight ask the question, do elite schools admit the most qualified? It seems that getting into prestigious schools is suspiciously easy for some, not so for others.
For decades, countless children have been trapped in failing government schools. In my Administration, these children are forgotten no longer. President Donald J. Trump CHAMPIONING EDUCATIONAL FREEDOM: President Donald J. Trump is ensuring...
Kara Dansky is a Board Member of the Women's Liberation Front (WoLF), the radical feminist organization that filed a lawsuit against the Obama Administration to restore Title IX rights to women and girls, and that continues to...
Public schools are failing too many kids by not preparing them to be successful as adults, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos tells Bret Baier on a 'Special Report' about education in America. Watch the latest...
One of the most common beliefs about American education is that teaching is an "underpaid" profession. Think tanks purport to calculate the "teacher pay gap." The media run stories about teachers taking second and third jobs to...
Selina Soule is a fighter. And that’s why she decided she needed to take action—not only for herself, but for the hundreds of other girls subject to this unfair policy. With the help of Alliance Defending...
Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the...
Recently, the U.S. Department of Education announced that for the first time in 15 years, enrollment in higher education has declined. While some of this decline undoubtedly has to do with an improving economy, much of the blame for the dip...
By Glenn Garvin - Miami Herald ~ The movie Won’t Back Down (2012) has already accomplished the impossible: Making teachers’ unions demand strict accuracy in films about classroom education. For decades, Hollywood has been making movies that show teachers...