Virtual schooling could see push under new administration

By Emily Ann Brown, Education Daily® Tapped by President-elect Trump for the role of Education secretary, philanthropist and school voucher proponent Betsy DeVos could make a push for virtual schooling as indicated by some of her affiliations.

As board chairman for the American Federation for Children, DeVos has worked to allow the use of federal dollars to encourage states to make school choice available to students, including vouchers that let families take public funding to the public or private school of their choice, including potentially for-profit, virtual and faith-based schools. More…

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