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AM News: DeVos At White House Then Senate, Billionaires "Remaking" Schools, & Latest Superintendent Trend (Insiders)

ALL THINGS DEVOS

DeVos Returns to the Senate: 6 Education Issues She’s Sure to Face During Tuesday’s Testimony the74million.org/article/devos-…

DeVos Appoints First Amendment Advocate to Key Position ihenow.com/2sbHScG

Private schools face uphill battle for federal aid detne.ws/2sLQkfn via @detroitnews

What was she doing at the White House yesterday?

NATIONAL

National Democrats making modest investment in South Carolina race to succeed Mick Mulvaney postandcourier.com/news/national-… via @postandcourier

Many colleges fail to improve students’ critical-thinking skills wsj.com/articles/exclu… via @WSJ

NEW HIGH COURT CHALLENGE TO LABOR UNIONS FOLLOWS 4-4 SPLIT - News from The Associated Press ow.ly/aVih30cmavm

Education Disrupted: The Silicon Valley Billionaires Remaking America’s Schools nytimes.com/2017/06/06/tec…

BIG CITIES

Oakland is the latest big district turning to an insider to head schools edsource.org/2017/oakland-i…

Gentrification is changing Denver’s schools. This initiative aims to do something about it. chalkbeat.org/posts/co/2017/…

In Ohio, suburban school districts close themselves off from city students, study finds chalkbeat.org/posts/us/2017/…

In Baltimore, the joy and relief of making it through high school alive wapo.st/2qRKdVD?tid=ss…

Baltimore Teachers Union files second grievance over layoffs fw.to/mxpuV2E

'Nowhere to go but up': A Watts elementary school transforms scpr.org/news/2017/06/0…

IMMIGRATION, SEGREGATION, RACISM

NYC to Release Long-Awaited Plan Addressing School Segregation wnyc.org/story/new-york…

An L.A. high school poet finds her voice in an age of uncertainty latimes.com/local/educatio…

Nebraska school district helps refugee students with trauma abcnews.go.com/International/…

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