Putting Kids First – A Conversation with Secretary Betsy DeVos

Putting Kids First – A Conversation with Secretary Betsy DeVos

Join PRI on August 16 for a live webinar with Secretary Betsy DeVos, author of the new book Hostages No More: The Fight for Education Freedom and the Future of the American Child (Center Street Books), in conversation with Lance Izumi, senior director of PRI’s Center for Education.


Tuesday, August 16
11 AM Pacific Time
Live Webinar Via Zoom


Register today to watch what will be a timely and informative discussion on how we can expand school choice options for every student and parent, how to improve student performance, how to roll back government intrusion into classroom learning, and other key education reform topics.

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August 16, 2022

Betsy DeVos is a leader, an innovator, a disruptor, and a champion for freedom. Having served as the 11th U.S. Secretary of Education from 2017-2021, she delivered historic reforms to improve education and ensure civil rights are protected. For more than three decades she’s led the fight for policies that allow students and their parents the freedom to choose the best educational option for them. Betsy is the former chair of the American Federation for Children, The Philanthropy Roundtable, and the Michigan Republican Party, and has served on numerous boards, including the Kennedy Center and the American Enterprise Institute. She is a graduate of Calvin College and is married to entrepreneur, philanthropist, and community activist Dick DeVos. Together, they have four children and ten grandchildren