The U.S. Department of Education, which funds much of the K-12 and higher education programs nationally, would be downsized by more than 13 percent.
The Trump Administration has proposed eliminating Title II teacher training programs in 2017-18.
The president has accomplished few of the initiatives outlined in his Contract with the American Voter.
MALDEF president says landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling guarantees undocumented students the right to attend public schools.
Trump called for $1.4 billion in new funding for a school choice program that includes $168 million for expanding charter schools.
Cuts to California would come about if Congress agrees to $9 billion in cuts to the U.S. Department of Education budget
Her remarks appeared to be her strongest endorsement of public schools since taking office just over a month ago.
The Trump administration has had to overcome a series of controversies and embarrassments regarding civil rights since the November election.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos backtracks again on comments about historically black universities that stirred controversy.
It will be difficult to reverse the momentum in the state, where implementation of the Common Core is well underway.
DeVos is sending signals of cooperation after a contentious confirmation fight.
Critics of the new education secretary were alarmed by her advocacy of school vouchers.
Republicans needed Vice President Michael Pence to decide the closest vote ever for a Cabinet nominee.
More school districts vow to protect immigrant students despite threats from the Trump administration.
Broad finds common ground with teachers unions in opposing Trump's education secretary nominee.