DFER’s Senate Confirmation Hearing Questions for Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos speaks at a Trump rally in Michigan on Dec. 9. (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press)

Originally posted on dfer.org  From DFER President Shavar Jeffries:  [caption id="attachment_3960" align="aligncenter" width="525"] Betsy DeVos speaks at a Trump rally in Michigan on Dec. 9. (Andrew Harnik/Associated Press)[/caption]   On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate...

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ERNed Media: 2016 Year in Review

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As we approach the end of 2016, here's another look back at some of our year's most popular content. Here is your top 12 reading list for December and the holiday break. Happy holidays...

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ESSA Implementation Update: Raking Up ESSA Policy and Politics

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By Charles Barone This is the 15th ESSA implementation update in a series. To see all posts on ESSA implementation, click here. To see our interactive 50-state ESSA implementation map, click here. Arizona. The state continues to solicit public comment on...

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An IDEA in Need of a Better Answer

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By Michael Dannenberg   Outside of fights for fully funding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), I’ve always shied away from policy work on special education.  My mom is disabled and one of...

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ESSA Implementation Update: Chaos Theory

“Fractals [like the one above] are geometric shapes that are very complex and infinitely detailed. Fractals are related to chaos because they are complex systems that have definite properties.” (Tom Groen)

By Charles Barone [caption id="attachment_3792" align="aligncenter" width="690"] “Fractals [like the one above] are geometric shapes that are very complex and infinitely detailed. Fractals are related to chaos because they are complex systems that have...

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