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Judge strikes down DeVos plan to boost pandemic relief for private schools

A federal judge on Friday ruled that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ effort to boost the amount of emergency pandemic relief that flows to private school students is illegal and struck down the policy.

U.S. District Judge Dabney Friedrich, an appointee of President Donald Trump, ruled that DeVos ran afoul of the CARES Act when she required public schools to send a greater share of pandemic assistance to private school students than is typically required under federal law.

The judge sided with the NAACP, which had brought the legal challenge against DeVos’ policy, criticizing it as a ploy to divert emergency

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Learning Takes the Internet Route, 4 Stocks to Get a Boost

The coronavirus mess has brought the world to a standstill. The pandemic forced people to stay indoors, thanks to the social-distancing protocol. With schools and universities shut all across the world due to the COVID-19 outbreak, a new environment for online learning came to the fore. Per a recent ResearchandMarkets.com industry data, the global online education market is expected to be valued at $319 billion by 2025, rising from $188 billion in 2019.

Internet education already started to show significant growth even before the deadly contagion hit hard. Ease of grasping the lessons, higher retention rate and flexibility seem to

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