Betsy DeVos is encountering protests during school visits.

By Andrew Pillow

Betsy DeVos may have been confirmed, but she is still the subject of controversy. She met resistance before she took the job, and it now appears that she will face resistance on the job as well.

Betsy DeVos attempted to visit a Washington DC middle school on Friday but was met by around two dozen protestors. The protestors blocked the entrances to the school. Additionally, the demonstrators attempted to block the vehicle that they believed DeVos was in.

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Video of a portion of the incident is below.


Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.