Analysis: How states use their constitutional authority over education to push back against Trump assaults on equity, accountability
Since his inauguration in January 2017, President Donald Trump has used executive and administrative power to reduce federal oversight of educational equity and accountability. The administration rolled back Obama-era guidance that bolstered the rights of racial minorities, transgender students and people with disabilities. It reduced efforts to gather information about state and local practices affecting...
By Kenneth K. Wong | October 27, 2020