WASHINGTON – PublicSchoolOptions.org president Tillie Elvrum made the following statement on the appointment of Betsy DeVos as United States Secretary of Education.
STATEMENT FROM TILLIE ELVRUM, PUBLICSCHOOLOPTIONS.ORG PRESIDENT, PARENT LEADER AND SCHOOL CHOICE ADVOCATE:
“We are very pleased with President-Elect Trump’s decision to appoint school choice champion Betsy DeVos as the next United States Secretary of Education. She is a strong, tireless, and long-time school choice advocate who believes in empowering parents with decisions about their child’s education. Her focus on making sure all children – regardless of their zip code or socioeconomic status – have access to educational options is deserving of our thanks and should serve as a welcome sign for parents across the country. We look forward to working with the new administration to continue providing parents with choices in public education.”