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Would Betsy DeVos Protect LGBTQ Students?

Education Week - February 3, 2017 - 8:15am
The education secretary nominee's record on LGBTQ rights does not inspire confidence, writes GLAAD president Sarah Kate Ellis.
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Betsy DeVos, Pick for Secretary of Education, Is the Most Jeered

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 5:00am
President Trump’s nominee for education secretary faces ridicule and opposition not only from liberal groups, but also from many in the charter school movement.
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Creating a Safe Space for California Dreamers

Education News from NY Times - February 3, 2017 - 5:00am
In a dorm for first-generation, low-income students at the University of California, Merced, the undocumented bond over hopes and, of course, fears.
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Trump threatens UC-Berkeley’s funding after violent protests shut down a speaker

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
The president suggested the action targeting a campus known for the Free Speech Movement.
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Ivy League and other university presidents call on Trump to revoke — or change — immigration order

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
Nearly 50 university presidents sign on to letter asking President Trump to reconsider an executive order on immigration
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Suspensions and expulsions in D.C. schools decrease, but racial disparities persist

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
Black students are nearly seven times more likely than their white peers to be suspended.
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John King, Obama’s education secretary, to head advocacy group for disadvantaged students

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
The Education Trust serves as a watchdog for the department’s protection of students’ civil rights.
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'Ominous path': Johns Hopkins president on Trump's refugee travel ban

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
A viewpoint from the leader of the prominent research university
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Colleges may be happy Falwell will lead review of higher ed regulations, but students and parents should be worried

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
Consumers do need protections as they ponder a major lifetime investment
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Dear Mr. President: This is how federal funding to universities works

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
Cutting off funding to universities isn't as simple as President Trump thinks.
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'I am trusting the American people’: Yale professor worries his wife and baby won't be allowed back from Iran

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
A Yale University professor from Iran confronts President Trump's executive order on immigration; even with green cards, he worries that he's no longer sure of the rules and that leaving the country has become a risk.
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Mass. college creates ‘refugee scholarship’ for a student affected by Trump’s travel ban

Education News from Washington Post - February 3, 2017 - 1:00am
The school says it the ban threatens the school's ability to fulfill its mission of reaching out to students around the world.
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