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Access Denied: The Fight for Public Education

Access Denied: The Fight for Public Education

Update: 2017-10-145
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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos wants parents to have the ultimate choice of where their children go to school – public or private – and taxpayers to make it possible. This week, Reveal examines how DeVos might funnel federal education dollars toward private school tuition, yet leave school choice rules up to the states. Plus, we’ll look at how hundreds of thousands of students in Texas were denied the special education they are guaranteed under federal civil rights law.



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Access Denied: The Fight for Public Education

Access Denied: The Fight for Public Education

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