As an additional perspective of Betsy DeVos becoming the Secretary of Education, this contributor’s opinion differs from the perspective shown in Pence Makes Huge Statement, Historic Tie-Breaking Vote For DeVos To Be Education Secretary by Ronald Rayburn. Read on to see which you agree with.
Was Betsy DeVos the Wrong Choice?
Betsy DeVos was the wrong pick for Secretary of Education.
The only acceptable nomination would have been – no one. The Department of Education needs dissolved because its function and purpose is useless. It is there to instill requirements, standards, and benchmarks? That is what the states are for.
WE DON’T NEED TO GO BACK TO 1800
Let me be very clear. I am not advocating for an education throwback – where all children walk 5 miles to and from school, get one water bucket to drink from, and all sit in one classroom regardless of age.
There was never a…