Nov 24, 2016

Trump's promise to scrap Common Core up in the air under new education secretary | Washington Examiner

President-elect Trump plans to nominate GOP mega-donor and school choice advocate Betsy DeVos to be his education secretary on Wednesday, raising questions about his long-standing promise to scrap the controversial state-run education program known as Common Core. DeVos, a Michigan-based political activist who formerly served as chairwoman of the state's Republican Party, is the second woman to...

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