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Who Is Betsy DeVos? CER on Wall Street Journal Live
January 18, 2017

January 17, 2017 CER CEO Jeanne Allen dispels myths surrounding Donald Trump’s pick for Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, on Wall Street Journal Opinion Journal Live with Mary Kissel.  

Jeanne Allen on Fox & Friends
January 17, 2017

Fox & Friends January 17, 2017 CER Founder & CEO Jeanne Allen sounds off on teachers unions effort to discredit Betsy Devos, Trump’s nominee for Education Secretary, and her push for education opportunity.  

How Trump’s Pick for Education Secretary May Reignite the Education Wars
January 17, 2017

by Jordyn Phelps ABC Online January 17, 2017 Let the education wars begin. Donald Trump’s choice to lead the Department of Education, Betsy DeVos, has the nation’s teachers unions preparing to re-enter battle over public education systems, a little over a year after a bipartisan education reform deal was reached on the Every Student Succeeds […]


Press Releases

CER Releases “The First 100 Days” – An Agenda for Federal Action on Education
January 11, 2017

“The First 100 Days” The Path to Going Bold on Education Innovation & Opportunity An Agenda for Federal Action on Education FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2017 Jeanne Allen, founder and CEO of The Center for Education Reform (CER), today announced the release of “The First 100 Days” The Path to Going Bold on Education […]

Louisiana Appeals Court Rules Charter School Funding Unconstitutional
January 10, 2017

Statement on Louisiana Appeals Court Ruling Regarding Charter School Funding  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC — The following statement was issued today by Jeanne Allen, founder and CEO of the Center for Education Reform, regarding the Louisiana Appeals Court ruling in the Iberville Parish School Board vs. Louisiana State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education […]

Union Attack on DeVos “Outrageous and Contradictory,” CER’s Jeanne Allen Says
January 9, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2017 Today’s attack on Education Secretary nominee Betsy DeVos by the president of the American Federation of Teachers was a “partisan rant by the leader of the first national union to endorse the Democratic nominee in the last election, and they lost,” said Jeanne Allen, Founder and CEO of the […]