Reform comes in many flavors. The most common of these is in the world of education. For many people, educational reform is one of the most important topics to discuss. Among these active reformers, Betsy DeVos is one of the most active and innovative. Since her college days at Calvin College, this queen of change has worked tirelessly in her efforts to better the lives of students across the country. Since then, she has led a large variety of campaigns, organizations and committees all in service of her goals of reforming education. Along with her husband, Dick DeVos, the pair have made a name for themselves as innovative reformers in the field of education.
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For parents around the country, school choice is a difficult topic. It’s also the area that Betsy DeVos is most known for. The expansion of charter schools throughout the country is one of her biggest goals. It’s also a goal that she has made tremendous progress in. In nearly every state around the country there now exists some form of school choice program. To date, thousands of students have been able to achieve the education they deserve thanks to the efforts of Betsy DeVos and her husband. Despite this success, she has faced much opposition. Thankfully, she has not allowed this to stop her.
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Every success she has found has only furthered the knowledge that she is correct in her ideas. These innovative solutions to problems have had their fair share of controversy. This opposition would have caused many others to stop. Betsy DeVos isn’t like other philanthropists and so she has continued to pursue her dream of giving students around the country a choice in education. Together with her husband, their dream has only just begun to come true.
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