WASHINGTON -- U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released the following statement:
"With today’s announcement, President Trump continues to make good on his promise to put America’s students and workers first. This Administration understands that a dynamic and changing economy requires dynamic and changing approaches to education and workforce development. The partnerships announced today involve those who are best-positioned to identify ideas and drive solutions. The President’s new initiative helps engage leaders across diverse sectors in an effort to open new pathways and opportunities for America’s students who should be free to pursue successful careers and meaningful lives."