Colorado Educators Plan Protest Against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos
Colorado educators plan protest against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos
Members of the Colorado Education Association along with public education and labor supporters plan a Wednesday protest of the Denver appearance of controversial U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos this week.
DeVos is scheduled to speak Thursday at the annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council at the Hyatt Regency Denver.
Critics say both DeVos and the American Legislative Exchange Council support the privatization of public schools.
“Betsy DeVos will be in town plotting with ALEC to dismantle public institutions that support opportunity for Colorado students, educators and families,” Christina Medina, a teacher and member of the Denver Classroom …