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DeVos is a Champion for All Students – WTAS 10

Tallahassee, Fla. – Here are some thoughtful views on the nomination of Betsy DeVos as U.S. Secretary of Education and what it means for education reform nationwide:

“For the past 25 years, I have worked to find solutions to the high illiteracy rate in America. This is one of the most significant problems contributing to the intractable nature of poverty in our country and we need more leaders like Betsy DeVos who understand the stakes involved.”
Portland Press-Herald, Barbara Bush: DeVos should be confirmed secretary of education

“Margaret Spellings, the University of North Carolina system president and former education secretary under former President George W. Bush, has been a vocal supporter of … Betsy DeVos. ‘I think her record is over the many decades that she is involved on the battlefield fighting for school reform, fighting for opportunity for students in Michigan and around the country,’ Spellings said.”
North Coast Journal, UNC system president backs Trump’s nominee for Education secretary

“Betsy DeVos’s nomination for Secretary of Education is something that should give people hope for the future.”
The State Press, Betsy DeVos would fix a failing Department of Education

“She has, for more than 20 years, been promoting programs, laws and policies that enable parents to choose which schools their children will attend — whether these are charter schools, voucher schools or parochial schools.”
Real Clear Politics, Education at a Crossroads