January 24, 2017

But Betsy DeVos Capitalized "Inauguration."

She is obviously unfit to take the helm of such a well-oiled machine as the United States Department of Education.

The $7 billion school improvement grant program: Greatest failure in the history of the US Department of Education?

The final IES report on the School Improvement Grant program is devastating to Arne Duncan's and the Obama administration's education legacy. A major evaluation commissioned by the U.S. Department of Education and conducted by two highly respected research institutions delivered a crushing verdict: The program failed and failed badly. (The Washington Post's article by Emma Brown does an exceptional job recounting the administration's $7 billion folly.)

Education Trump Revolution Posted by John Kranz at January 24, 2017 11:58 AM

$7 billion spread amongst "5000 failing schools" only amounts to $1.4 million each. The obvious explanation is that, like the Stimulus, it wasn't big enough.

Posted by: johngalt at January 24, 2017 1:40 PM | What do you think? [1]