Verbatim

Leading Voices in Education

“An A in Louisiana should be an A in any state in this country.”

“I got the impression that her learning curve where higher ed is concerned is quite vertical.”

It’s a mundane malaise that dampens dreams, dims horizons and denies futures.”

“Condemning the KKK and Nazis is a really low bar.”

“For all of the beauty of technology and all the things we’ve helped facilitate over the years, nothing yet replaces human interactions.”

“Out of Michigan, without her checkbook, DeVos is like a mermaid with legs: clumsy, conspicuous, and unable to move forward.”

“The opponents of modernizing our education system will pull out all the stops. They will not go quietly into the night.”

“This is what winning for young children and kids from all over the country looks like.”

“It will give Secretary DeVos a blank check to promote her anti-public-school agenda.”

DeVos and Kaine on School Accountability