Kenneth L. Marcus has fought for legislation that classifies anti-Zionism as anti-Semitism for the purposes of investigating racism at universities.
DeVos’s efforts to scale back Title IX will make it harder for sexual assault survivors to access needed resources.
We survivors of sexual harassment and assault are asking that you, Betsy DeVos, listen to us.
Randi Weingarten’s clout goes way beyond the American Federation of Teachers and could complicate President Donald Trump’s infrastructure plans.
WASHINGTON — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos praised Orthodox Jewish schools as a model for publicly funded education. “I applaud Agudath Israel for their leadership and commitment to providing their community with access to educational options that meet the academic and religious needs of their families,” she said Wednesday after meeting with leaders of the…
Why Charlotte Mason’s educational philosophy should attract more Jewish home-schoolers.
With the appointment of Betsy DeVos, President Trump is chipping away at the separation of religion and state — and driving a wedge between Jews. Here’s why we can’t let him do that.
(JTA) — Betsy DeVos was confirmed as secretary of education, with Vice President Mike Pence casting the tie-breaker in a historic 51-50 vote. DeVos, a Michigan billionaire whose advocacy for school choice has led to sweeping changes in the educational landscape in her home state, provoked divergent opinions in the Jewish community. Both the haredi…
“I voted against the nomination of Betsy DeVos… because she is the most incompetent cabinet-level nominee I have ever seen,” Al Franken wrote.
‘A sentence in the article, “The Schools Transgender Students Need,” was identical to a sentence found in DeVos’s written response to Congress.’