WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today congratulated both Scott Stump and James Blew on being confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical and Adult Education and Assistant Secretary for Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development, respectively.
Secretary DeVos on Scott Stump:
"The Senate's overwhelming support of Scott's nomination is a testament to his qualifications and wealth of experience. His leadership will be critical as we work to expand educational pathways available to all students throughout their lifelong learning journeys."
Secretary DeVos on James Blew:
"After many months of waiting, I am glad to finally have Jim on our team. Through the many years I have known him, he has continually proven himself to be an objective and thoughtful voice for policies that are working to help meet students' individual needs and prepare them for successful and meaningful lives and careers."