I Guess If You Are Going To Be Education Secretary......You May Want To Know The Law

By Brian L. Love

How big a problem is it that at a U.S. Senate hearing Tuesday night Michigan’s Betsy DeVos, who is President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. education secretary, did not seem to know that federal law protects students with disabilities? 

This column is reprinted with permission from Laura Waters, who writes about education policy in New York and New Jersey at New York School Talk and New Jersey Left Behind

 

How big a problem is it that at a U.S. Senate hearing Tuesday night Michigan’s Betsy DeVos, who is President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. education secretary, did not seem to know that federal law protects students with disabilities? 

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