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Betsy DeVos
11th U.S. Secretary of Education. Proud mother, grandmother and wife. Lifelong advocate for children and better schools.
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U.S. Department of Education May 22
Congratulations to the 2019 honorees! 👏🎉 Take a closer look at how three honorees are reducing environmental impact, improving health and wellness, and ensuring effective sustainability education. 👇
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Betsy DeVos May 22
We’re honored to be surrounded by all these former and current members of the military who work alongside us at ! We’re so thankful for their leadership, knowledge, and perspective.
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Betsy DeVos May 21
We committed to students we would continually improve so they could access relevant, accurate, & actionable data as they make decisions about their education. These improvements made today are another step toward fulfilling that promise.
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Betsy DeVos May 21
After 22 years in the military, Elmer knew he had to find a second career that would continue to bring him personal fulfillment. He found that fulfillment in the classroom!
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Betsy DeVos May 20
Replying to @BetsyDeVosED
...I hope that through this expansion, we can reach more students and utilize the information gathered to better inform Congress about future updates to the Higher Education Act.
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Betsy DeVos May 20
Replying to @BetsyDeVosED
2⃣Second Chance Pell Expansion: This experiment provides need-based Pell Grants to individuals incarcerated in state and federal prisons so that they can enroll in postsecondary programs offered by local colleges and universities. This program has shown significant promise.📈
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Betsy DeVos May 20
Replying to @BetsyDeVosED
...That will change with this experimental site. We want all students to have access to relevant earn-and-learn experiences that will prepare them for future employment.
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Betsy DeVos May 20
Replying to @BetsyDeVosED
1⃣Federal Work-Study (FWS) Expansion: For decades, the FWS program has allowed students to support themselves while earning a college degree. For too long, the majority of the work options students have had access to have been irrelevant to their chosen field of study...
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Betsy DeVos May 20
Today, I'm announcing the launch of the first new higher education experimental site during my tenure at . We will be expanding the Federal Work-Study Experiment and also expanding the Second Chance Pell Experiment. Learn more here ➡️ 
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Betsy DeVos May 18
It was great to join you and yesterday, . Keep up the good work! 👍
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Betsy DeVos May 17
Replying to @yaf
Learning needs to be lifelong, and students should be free to decide their education each step of that journey. Lifelong learning & freedom are inseparable. You can’t have one without the other. I'm thankful for 's work defending freedom & lifelong learning across the U.S.
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Betsy DeVos May 17
Replying to @BetsyDeVosED
means that students of all ages should be free to pursue the education that’s right for them. That includes multiple pathways to higher education that can lead to successful careers.
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Betsy DeVos May 17
Today, I participated in a seminar at the Ronald Reagan Ranch with some incredible freedom advocates. We had a great discussion focused on what and lifelong learning truly means.
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Betsy DeVos May 17
Today marks 65 years since SCOTUS struck down school segregation & ruled in that all students have a constitutional right to equal educational opportunities. It’s time to embrace so all families can choose the best education path for their kids.
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Betsy DeVos May 16
to my visit to with . Sports Leadership and Management (SLAM) serves students in grades 6-12 seeking careers in sports leadership and management.
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Betsy DeVos May 15
For Christen Cook, moving his three children to a charter school offered his kids new educational opportunities and was the best fit for his family.
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Governor Brian P. Kemp May 14
This week, we celebrate in Georgia. GAs 110 charter schools play a vital role in our state’s education system and serve over 74,000 future leaders across the state.
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Phil Bryant May 14
Thanks for National Charter Schools Week proclamation. Tremendous growth in MS since 2013. 5 schools operating. Enrollment nearing 2,000. A charter school is a beacon of hope for families. Proud of for their leadership
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Betsy DeVos May 14
Meet 's Army Fellow, SGM Will Holland. We appreciate his service to our nation’s students and his valuable insights on matters related to military-connected children and their education.
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Sen. Lamar Alexander May 14
Replying to @SenAlexander
This National , we continue to show bipartisan support for , which give students a real opportunity to attend a school that’s right for them.
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