Fact-Check: Weighing 7 Claims From Betsy Devos’s Latest Speech, From Common Core to Pisa Scores
In a speech Tuesday at the American Enterprise Institute, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made the case for giving up on the type of school improvement efforts favored by Presidents Obama and George W. Bush. In its place, she argued, the federal government should encourage tech-infused innovation and school choice.
Looking to weigh her claims? Here’s a closer look at a few.