By Alyson Klein and Andrew Ujifusa
It’s that time of year again! We’re taking stock of the past year and looking forward to 2018. We don’t know for certain what the new year will bring, but something tells us we almost certainly won’t be writing any stories with these headlines:
Lily Eskelsen García, Betsy DeVos Unveil Joint School Improvement Plan
Mark Zuckerberg Launches 2020 Bid by Pushing for Classroom Typewriters
Education Dept. Says All 50 States Must Resubmit Their ESSA Plans
Congress Approves $20 Billion Voucher Program With AFT’s Backing
Rep. Steve King Annouces Support for DACA
Donald Trump Proposes Big Increase in Spending on Public Schools
Sen. Lamar Alexander Urges Betsy DeVos to Pressure States on Key Issues
Betsy DeVos Stumps for Vulnerable Republican House Members
Sen. Patty Murray Says She Won’t Write Any More Letters to Betsy DeVos
Education Advocates Agree Not to Use NAEP or PISA in Twitter Arguments
Got any of your own suggestions for unlikely 2018 headlines? Let us know in the comments section.
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