Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, having stayed mostly out of the news since her confirmation hearing last year, appeared on 60 Minutes on Sunday. Many policy scholars were not convinced that she understood the state of the nation’s schools. Mitchell Robinson is Associate Professor and Chair of Music Education at Michigan State University, and he joins […]
This Week on Mel & Floyd: New Education Secretary Betsy De Vil, Rinsed Pubis talks to FBI, CNN or the Clinton News Network, Everyone at CPAC had Erection, Plus an administration report card that we wish would hold them back a year!!
Betsy DeVos, influential lobbyist and former Chair of the Michigan Republican Party, has been nominated as the next Secretary of Education. Edgewood College’s Dean of Education sees it as part of a continued attack on public education. He joins us in the studio to talk about DeVos and a Wisconsin legislator’s recent promise to scour […]
Betsy DeVos’ crusade to replace public schools with vouchers and charter schools demonstrates a huge conflict of interest in her recent pick as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education, according to Diane Ravitch, historian of education, an educational policy analyst, and a research professor at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, […]