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'Good riddance': Education Secretary Betsy DeVos steps down

by Betsy Foresman

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos stepped down on Thursday, prompting educators and industry leaders to publish scathing reviews of her nearly four-year tenure.

Workforce is emphasis of White House proposal to combine Education, Labor departments

by Patience Wait

The Trump administration hopes the merger will improve skills for the 21st century economy, but the initial response from education groups is less than positive.

White House official: Investing in computer science education will pay off

by Emily Tate

Matt Lira, from the Office of American Innovation, said teaching students computer science now will eventually "do amazing things in the economy."

Trump, tech companies pledge over $500 million to computer science education

by Emily Tate

In an effort to meet the growing demand for skilled computer programmers, the public and private sector made complementary funding commitments.