Tag: Betsy DeVos
Her efforts to privatize public schools are being rolled out in state legislatures across the country.
“He’s not Betsy DeVos, and every educator in America, or almost every educator, will be thrilled about that.”
“What do you call a billionaire who registered a $40 million, 164-foot yacht in the Cayman Islands to avoid $2.4 million in U.S. taxes, while undermining public schools? The worst Education Secretary in the history of America.”
"By continuing to use its harsh collection tools during this public health and economic crisis, the Department of Education is placing the health, safety, and well-being of vulnerable student loan borrowers in peril."
“For years since this scam was revealed, Navient has continued to engage in predatory, improper, and illegal behavior.”
"She's also held in contempt by millions of Americans who support strong public schools."
It’s actually been endemic in the education policy world for years, particularly in how the federal government continues to hide its agenda to further privatize the nation’s public school system by creating and expanding charter schools.
"It's extremely validating to see a court agree that what the Department did was wrong, and to know that students who were cheated will finally be able to seek relief."