Tag: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

MAPP: U.S. Education Department Awards Territory $13.1 Million To Put Schools Back

CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDE) has received $13.1 million in new federal assistance from the United States Department of Education (USDOE) under the Immediate Aid to Restart School Operations program. Governor Kenneth Mapp learned of the grant award during a phone call this week with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. […]

Government Flunkies Show Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Schools The Territory Can’t Be Proud Of In St. Thomas

CHRISTIANSTED — Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos traveled to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands on Wednesday to observe the recovery and rebuilding efforts firsthand and to discuss with local leaders how the Department of Education can best assist in those efforts. “My heart goes out to those in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands who […]