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Trump’s and Biden’s Plans for Education

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An overview of each candidates’ key priorities and plans for education from NPR.

Joe Biden

  • Make public colleges, historically Black colleges and universities, and minority-serving institutions tuition-free for families making less than $125,000.
  • Make two years of community college and training programs tuition-free.
  • Cancel $10,000 of every American’s student debt and revise the current loan repayment system.
  • Establish universal prekindergarten.

Donald Trump

  • Strengthen school choice policy and expand accessibility to charter schools.
  • Promote “patriotic education” curriculum in schools.

Find additional information about the candidates positions on education matters at Ballotpedia.

2020 presidential candidates on education from Ballotpedia

2020 presidential candidates on charter schools and voucher programs from Ballotpedia