A quality education is the best way for Americans to climb the economic ladder, and I want to see that more Tennesseans get that chance. That means pushing back against what amounts to a National School Board by reducing federal mandates and returning decision-making to states and communities. It also means creating more school choice so more families can have access to better schools.
|5/31/18||Alexander: Colleges Should Apply Same Enthusiasm to Underrepresented Points of View that they Apply to Underrepresented Students|
|12/5/17||Senate HELP Committee Considers Education, Labor Nominees Who Have Broad Support|
|9/19/17||Alexander to EEOC Nominees: Encourage Better Health, Lower Costs With Clear Guidelines for Employee Wellness Programs|
|8/31/17||Alexander: Approval of New State Education Plan “Puts Tennesseans Back in the Driver’s Seat for Helping Tennessee Students Achieve”|
|6/6/17||Alexander Statement on President's Selection of Peter Oppenheim to Serve at Department of Education|