Betsy DeVos Visits Public School, Insists School Choice Can Work In Rural Areas
|04/21/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and labor leader Randi Weingarten put aside their differences Thursday to visit a public school district in Van Wert, Ohio. Both leaders praised the district, although DeVos did not back down from the idea that expanded school choice options could benefit the area.
“I acknowledge and have acknowledged for many months, rural areas face unique challenges and unique opportunities,” DeVos said Thursday, in response to a question about whether school choice would work in an area like rural Ohio. “I think the fear of a negative impact on a school that is meeting read more >>>