Secretary DeVos Visits "She Can" STEM Summer CampFri, 17 Aug 2018 10:28:44 EDT WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos earlier this week visited with sixth through eighth grade girls participating in
the Smithsonian's "She Can" STEM Summer
Camp to highlight the exciting opportunities available in STEM fields. The camp, which was open to Washington, D.C. area girls who attend Title 1 Schools, doubled
in size with support from the Department of Education. President Donald J. Trump
Secretary DeVos Announces New Federal Assistance for the Education of Displaced StudentsTue, 14 Aug 2018 10:22:44 EDT Washington U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today a total of approximately $359.8 million in new federal assistance for 20 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands under the Temporary Emergency Impact Aid for Displaced Students program (Emergency Impact Aid). The program assists with the cost of educating students displaced by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria or the 2017 California wildfires.
Kentucky School District Awarded More Than $138,000 for Recovery Efforts Following School ShootingFri, 03 Aug 2018 14:39:18 EDT WashingtonU.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today that Marshall County School District (MCSD) in Kentucky has been awarded a Project School Emergency Response to Violence (SERV) grant totaling $138,213. This grant will support the ongoing recovery efforts following the Jan. 23, 2018 shooting at Marshall County High School (MCHS) that took the lives of two students and injured 15 others.