Obama administration, Democrats wasted billions on failing schools, now fight ‘escapes out of public’ education

Just as Betsy DeVos was finally confirmed by the U.S. Senate, Democratic lawmakers in Maryland are mounting an effort to prevent the State Board of Education from privatizing low-performing public schools. The Obama administration spent $7 billion on Education Secretary Arne Duncan’s signature policy which gave money to 1,400 schools received between 2010 to 2013. A federal analysis shows only two-thirds of … Continue reading Obama administration, Democrats wasted billions on failing schools, now fight ‘escapes out of public’ education