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Florida universities get millions they can’t share with DACA students

WASHINGTON — Florida colleges and universities will receive nearly $740 million in emergency federal aid for COVID-19, but some of the state’s most vulnerable...

U.S. Senate votes to ax DeVos student loan policy

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate voted Wednesday to overturn a controversial regulation from Education Secretary Betsy DeVos that her critics say hurts defrauded student...

Lawmakers berate U.S. Ed Secretary Betsy DeVos at heated Capitol Hill...

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats tore into the Trump administration’s annual budget request for the Department of Education at a hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday.The...

U.S. House votes to torpedo DeVos student loan rule

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a resolution Thursday that would overturn a Trump administration rule that critics say guts protections for defrauded student...

FL Democrat in Congress to Ed Secretary Betsy DeVos: ‘You are...

WASHINGTON — A Florida Democratic congresswoman on Thursday told Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, “You are the most unpopular person in our government.” Rep. Frederica Wilson...

Dear governor: Ignoring traditional public schools is a slap in the...

Gov. Ron DeSantis met with finance and aviation leaders last week in New York, to talk about Florida’s “business-friendly” environment.He touted the state’s “pro-business...

Public school demographics are changing: Minority students now dominate many school...

Five years ago, educators, demographers and reporters took note of an education milestone: White students no longer would be the majority in the nation’s...

FL students will get a bump in federal Pell grants for...

Florida students struggling to pay college tuition and fees will get a little help from the federal government this year.The maximum award for Pell...

The public may not know the extent to which FL schools...

While it’s considered rare, public schools in Florida and across the nation are still restraining and secluding students as punishment.Restricting a student means the...

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos looks into massive college admissions scandal

With federal prosecutors this week revealing a massive college admissions scandal, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says her own department will investigate whether any...

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