WJLA reports that a number of protestors "physically blocked" the education secretary from entering Jefferson Academy in southwest D.C., which is close to the Department of Education building. She then returned to her auto while a man shouted "shame" at her.
DeVos' political "crime", it seems, is that she not only thinks her children deserve a quality education, but will fight to provide other families the same opportunity. She was met by a group of protesters and, first of all, her vehicle may or may not have run over the foot of one of those protesters. The police broke up the line, carrying away one person who'd clung to the grille of the vehicle.
Signs promoted public schools.
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"We need a leader at the U.S. Department of Education who supports students, teachers, and public schools", Amber of Burleigh County told me.
The newly confirmed United States education secretary Betsy DeVos - who wants guns to be allowed in schools for protection from grizzly bears - has officially seen, firsthand, the strong public opposition to her new gig.
This was only after a teacher/parent "vigil" blocked the road by the front entrance, and a handful of Black Lives Matter protesters caused problems when DeVos tried to enter through the back entrance. Citing her lack of understanding of public schools, 92 percent of the more than 2,300 North Dakotans who gave me feedback about DeVos' nomination oppose her becoming Education Secretary.
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Senate testimony showed that she has little grasp of public schools or education law.
Senator Cochran is also a senior member on the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, having most recently served as its ranking member in the 113th Congress (2013-2014). "Students are here to learn and aren't props".
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One of the protesters, Jjana Valentiner, is an activist who had heard about the demonstration from her friend. "That she wants the best for all children regardless of where they go to school but that she firmly believes, as we do, that it's the right and responsibility of the parents to make those decisions".