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Secretary DeVos Issues Statement on Regulatory Reform Task Force Progress Report

June 22, 2017 - 1:27pm
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today released the following statement on the Department's Regulatory Reform Task Force's first progress report as required by President Donald Trump's Executive Order 13777:

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Announces Intent to Appoint Dr. A. Wayne Johnson as Chief Operating Officer of Federal Student Aid

June 20, 2017 - 5:08pm
WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced her intent to appoint Dr. A. Wayne Johnson as Chief Operating Officer of Federal Student Aid (FSA). Dr. Johnson is a highly regarded leader with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry and holds a Ph.D. in higher education leadership.

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Delivers on Promise of Year Round Pell and Increased Flexibility for Students

June 19, 2017 - 5:55pm
WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced Year Round Pell grants will be available to students beginning July 1, 2017. This policy change will ensure hundreds of thousands of college students have the resources needed to finish their coursework in a timeframe that meets their individual needs.

Secretary DeVos Announces Regulatory Reset to Protect Students, Taxpayers, Higher Ed Institutions

June 14, 2017 - 12:34pm
Negotiated rulemaking committees to convene on Borrower Defense to Repayment and Gainful Employment to improve regulations Currently approved BDR claims to be discharged this month, claims to continue to be processed

Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools

June 13, 2017 - 9:21am
Hello, and thank you Deborah for the kind introduction. It's great to be here with so many pioneers and champions who are fighting to give our nation's families more quality options in their children's education. We each have a different story of how we got here. Here's mine. ...