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Obama's Legacy on K-12 One of Bold Achievements, Fierce Blowback

Education Week - January 10, 2017 - 8:30am
The president entered office in 2009 with education a top priority, scoring game-changing policy wins in some areas before hitting stiff headwinds in his second term.
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Embry-Riddle and Temple top U.S. News online college rankings

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical tops a new list of online bachelor's programs
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Senate postpones confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos, Trump’s education pick

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
Democrats had raised concerns about DeVos’s unfinished ethics review.
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Can colleges teach intelligence? Three security studies professors argue they can, and should.

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
Three professors write that colleges can teach students the skills they need to become national security intelligence analysts or to launch themselves in careers in the private sector.
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Feds say too many career-training programs, for-profit schools leaving graduates saddled with debt

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
Nearly a thousand career-training programs at for-profit colleges are leaving graduates saddled with debt that exceeds 12 percent of their total earnings, the Education Department says.
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Sen. Patty Murray seeks update on ethics review for Trump's education pick, Betsy DeVos

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
The Washington Democrat wants to delay DeVos's confirmation hearing until her ethics review is complete.
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Meryl Streep gives shout-out to public schools during her Golden Globes anti-Trump speech

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
She's long been a supporter of public education.
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Here's what Elizabeth Warren wants to know from Trump's education pick

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
The Massachusetts senator is raising concerns about Betsey DeVos' qualifications to be Secretary of Education .
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Sallie Mae’s stock has soared since the election. But will Donald Trump really deliver?

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
Investors are betting that Trump will make the student loan industry super-rich again. But given the incoming President’s consistent rhetoric about the squeeze of student debt on young people across the country, this bet could go badly.
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Teachers unions mount campaign against Betsy DeVos, Trump’s education pick

Education News from Washington Post - January 10, 2017 - 1:00am
They argue that she is an ideological extremist with a record of undermining public schools.
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Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Education Pick, Wields Wealth Like a Koch

Education News from NY Times - January 9, 2017 - 7:17pm
The stalwart of Michigan politics and backer of school vouchers has not been shy about advancing her goals by funding campaigns against her foes.
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