16 January

Betsy DeVos’s bet on boot camps

Politico Why the Department of Education wants to get behind a popular—but unaccredited—new style of education. By MICHAEL STRATFORD 01/16/2019 As Americans look to build the skills they need for the …

10 January

U.S. Department of Education Announces New Hires

U.S. Dept. of Education JANUARY 8, 2019 Contact:   Press Office, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Education today announces the following new hires: Casey Sacks—Office of Career, Technical and Adult …

19 December

DeVos to Cancel $150 Million in Student Loan Debt

Inside Higher Ed The Education Department said Thursday that it would carry out part of the Obama administration’s 2016 borrower-defense rule, automatically canceling the student loan debt of 15,000 borrowers whose colleges …

04 October

Missed Deadline Stalls DeVos Agenda

Inside Higher Ed By Andrew Kreighbaum Education Secretary Betsy DeVos The U.S. Department of Education will blow a key deadline next month in its bid to overhaul two Obama-era student …

17 September

Obama Borrower Defense Rules Could Get New Life

Education Dive Dive Brief: A federal judge in Washington, D.C., today will consider the implementation of Obama-era student loan borrower defense to repayment regulations, The New York Times reported. The decision …