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School Choice: Dismal Voucher Results Surprise Researchers as DeVos Era Begins

Education News from NY Times - February 23, 2017 - 7:00am
The new studies come at an interesting moment, with a proponent of vouchers newly in charge of the Education Department.
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DeVos defends rollback of protection for transgender students. Critics blast her: 'You rolled over like a puppy.'

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
The education secretary was reported to have opposed the move — but she went along.
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College Board takes 'robust' new SAT security steps - but is it enough to stymie cheating?

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
Cheating, particularly overseas, has been a problem for years.
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Trump administration rolls back protections for transgender students

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
The move rescinds a federal directive requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms that match their gender identity.
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Teachers at a D.C. charter school push to form a union

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
Organizers say their efforts will support improvement at Paul Public Charter School.
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'We are sickened by this': Old Dominion investigates video promoting lynching and 'white power'

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
A racist video circulating on social media shows a woman wearing a university T-shirt rapping about killing black people.
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A case for coordinating education tax benefits

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
There is no clear picture of the impact of tax benefits on budgets or higher education, according to Pew Charitable Trusts.
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So far, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is just what her critics feared

Education News from Washington Post - February 23, 2017 - 1:00am
And what her supporters had hoped.
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Trump Rescinds Rules on Bathrooms for Transgender Students

Education News from NY Times - February 22, 2017 - 8:27pm
The administration reversed a policy that allowed students to use the bathrooms of their choice at school, an order that caused an internal rift.
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