Betsy DeVos testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, at her confirmation hearing for education secretary. (Photo: AP/Carolyn Kaster)
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is visiting Butler County on Friday.
The sometimes polarizing education leader will deliver remarks at Butler Tech in Fairfield Township, recognize graduating students and tour a manufacturing classroom, according to a release from the U.S. Department of Education.
DeVos will hear directly from students, the release states.
On Thursday, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown released a statement slamming DeVos and what he called a “radical education agenda” before she’d even been to Ohio.
“If she wants to help students in Ohio, she should stop the attacks on public schools, stop rolling back policies designed to protect students and stop cutting