DeVos Team Considering Reshuffling of Education Department's Main K-12 Office

Education Week: U.S. Secretary Betsy DeVos's team is mulling a significant reorganization of the office of elementary and secondary education or OESE, the main K-12 arm of the U.S. Department of Education.

The effort would be part of the Trump administration's overall push to "streamline" government. The department signaled earlier this year that it would merge the OESE, which oversees programs like Title I grants to help districts serve disadvantaged students, with the office for innovation, which deals with charters, programs for private schools, and more.

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