Yahoo News: Support for Betsy DeVos crumbles

The National Education Association, the nation’s largest teachers’ union, said that 1 million people had used its online tool to email senators to oppose DeVos, and that at least 50,000 people had made phone calls since her rocky confirmation hearing. More…

The Senate must fully vet Gorsuch

We believe that all students, no matter their ZIP code, should have the opportunity for a great public school education; Supreme Court rulings directly affect all of those opportunities. More…

Spectrum: DeVos rankles autism community

Autism researchers and advocates alike are sounding the alarm as President Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. secretary of education — billionaire Betsy DeVos — heads to the Senate floor for confirmation. DeVos, they say, is unqualified and unfamiliar with the policies that most affect the rights and education of children with autism. More…