The Trump Education Administration - Candidate Donald Trump has already jolted the education community. As we consider the presidency of Donald Trump, educators are wondering what will happen next, and what we should do now? Join our team coverage of  education under Donald Trump as our hosts seek answers from educators, administrators, and education thought leaders from across the community.

Education Department Lights Are On, But Is Anybody There?

Patrick Riccards

Cymerman

We're approaching 100 days of the Trump/ DeVos administration at the Department of Education, yet many key positions remain empty.  Why?

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How Much Professional Development Is Worth the Dollars Spent?

Patrick Riccards

Cymerman

The federal budget for teacher professional development is facing the knife. We know that the efficacy of teacher training spans the spectrum. How do we focus our time and dollars on PD that makes a difference?

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Returning Education to the States: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Patrick Riccards

Cymerman

As the administration moves to shift control of education decisions from the federal government to the states, it's a good time to reflect on why federal government intervention in education is sometimes needed.

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