Tags Trump administration

'Good riddance': Education Secretary Betsy DeVos steps down

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos stepped down on Thursday, prompting educators and industry leaders to publish scathing reviews of her nearly four-year tenure.

Workforce is emphasis of White House proposal to combine Education, Labor departments

by Patience Wait • 4 years ago

The Trump administration hopes the merger will improve skills for the 21st century economy, but the initial response from education groups is less than positive.

White House official: Investing in computer science education will pay off

by Emily Tate • 5 years ago

Matt Lira, from the Office of American Innovation, said teaching students computer science now will eventually "do amazing things in the economy."

Trump, tech companies pledge over $500 million to computer science education

by Emily Tate • 5 years ago

In an effort to meet the growing demand for skilled computer programmers, the public and private sector made complementary funding commitments.