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Prepared Remarks by Secretary DeVos to the Alfred E. Smith Foundation

Thank you, Your Eminence. I’ve long appreciated your moral leadership in the Church, in this city and in our country. Your winsome voice simply cannot be ignored. Thank you for all that you do on behalf of New York’s families.

Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to Ave Maria University's 2018 Spring Commencement

Thank you, President Towey, for that kind introduction and for your leadership of this university. In your seven years as president, Ave Maria University has grown in size and stature. And it will undoubtedly continue on that trajectory with you

Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos on FY19 Budget

Chairman Cole, Ranking Member DeLauro and Members of the Subcommittee: Thank you for the opportunity to testify on the President’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Request for the Department of Education. This budget sharpens and hones the focus of our mission:

Prepared Remarks to the National Parent Teacher Association Legislative Conference

Thank you, Jim, for that kind introduction and for your leadership of this fine organization. I appreciate the opportunity to be with all of you and the chance to get out the Department for a minute – the early signs

Prepared Remarks to the American Enterprise Institute World Forum

Hello, everyone. It’s good to be with all of you in my official capacity as Secretary. Before Governor Bush and I begin our conversation, I first wanted to set the scene for the current state of education in America. Take

Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to SXSW EDU

Secretary DeVos provided opening remarks for the Rethink Higher Education panel at the SXSW EDU Conference and Festival. Source: New feed

Prepared Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the U.S. Conference of Mayors

Thank you, Mayor Christopher Cabaldon, for that kind introduction. And thank you for your leadership on the Conference’s Jobs, Education and Workforce committee. I’m honored to be here today with this group of city leaders and I know each of

Prepared Remarks by U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to the American Enterprise Institute

Following are the prepared remarks by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to the American Enterprise Institute conference, “Bush-Obama School Reform: Lessons Learned,” today in Washington. Thank you, Rick, for that kind introduction. Who would’ve thought that after we were

Prepared Remarks from U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to Foundation for Excellence in Education National Summit on Education Reform

Nashville, Tennessee – Thank you, Denisha for that very kind introduction. I am so glad Denisha has joined our team at the U.S. Department of Education. Even though she’s no longer a child, it’s kids like Denisha who keep me

Prepared Remarks from U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to Federal Student Aid's Training Conference for Financial Aid Professionals

Thank you, Wayne, for that kind introduction. And thank you for the leadership and vision you are bringing to the office of Federal Student Aid. It’s a delight to be with folks who work directly with and for students. Counseling