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How Do Schools Calculate Your Financial Aid?

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Secretaries DeVos and Shulkin Statement on the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017

Washington Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary David J. Shulkin released the following statement after President Trump signed the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017 into law. More Info...

Celebrating Student Artistry From Fairfax County Public Schools: ?The World Through My Eyes?

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Secretary DeVos Announces Approval of Connecticut and Louisiana's ESSA Plans

Washington U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of Connecticut and Louisiana's respective consolidated state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). More Info...

Preparing and Developing Culturally Responsive School Leaders

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Eight Lessons Learned From Piloting the Rapid Cycle Evaluation Coach

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Secretary DeVos Announces Approval of Nevada, New Jersey and New Mexico's ESSA Plans

WASHINGTON ? U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of Nevada, New Jersey and New Mexico's respective consolidated state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). More Info...

Secretary DeVos Statement on Confirmation of Peter Oppenheim

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released the following statement after the Senate confirmed Peter Louis Oppenheim as Assistant Secretary of Education for Legislation and Congressional Affairs: More Info...

Readout of Secretary DeVos' Meeting with Michigan School Superintendents

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos visited Grand Rapids (MI) Public Schools today for a roundtable discussion with superintendents from across the state of Michigan. The secretary opened the conversation by asking the group: ?How can I best help you serve your students?? The superintendents and the secretary discussed the following topics, among others: More Info...

Secretary DeVos Announces Approval of Delaware's State ESSA Plan

Washington U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the approval of Delaware's consolidated state plan under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Delaware is the first plan advanced to the Secretary for her review and approval. "Delaware has always been a state of firsts, so it should be no surprise that theirs was both the first state plan submitted and the first approved under ESSA," said Secretary DeVos. More Info...

(UPDATED) Join Education ?Taking Learning Outside? on the 2017 Green Strides Tour!

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Secretary DeVos Announces Intent to Enhance FSA?s Next Generation Processing and Servicing Environment

WASHINGTON?Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced her intent to transform how Federal Student Aid (FSA) provides customer service to more than 42 million student loan borrowers. More Info...

3 Ways to Get Out of Student Loan Default

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8 Things You Should Know About Federal Work-Study

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Remarks by Secretary DeVos to the Michigan Community College Association Summer Conference

Good morning! Thank you, Cameron, for the kind introduction and for your leadership at North Central Michigan College. Michael Hansen, thank you for your leadership of this association. And thank you all for what you do to provide Michiganders with innovative alternatives throughout their lifelong learning journeys. More Info...