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Congresswoman Joyce Beatty

Representing the 3rd District of Ohio

Education

 

Beatty on Education

As a former college administrator, I wholeheartedly support programs that ensure access to high-quality education, from childhood to adulthood. Our nation’s elementary, secondary, and higher education institutions provide the next generation with the much-needed skills and opportunities to compete in the 21st century economy. Making a better system for them also means looking for avenues to address the racial and gender disparities in our education system from pre-K through college.

Highlights of Beatty Work on Education

  • Author of the 21st Century STEM for Girls and Underrepresented Minorities Act to provide science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) school programs for girls and other groups underrepresented in STEM fields.
  • Leads the effort in Congress to provide funding for the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Excellence in Research Program within the National Science Foundation (NSF).
  • Secured tens of millions of dollars in funding for Head Start programs in the Columbus area.

Read more below, or please contact my office for more information concerning my work and views on Education.

See also information on student financial aid.

More on Education

Jun 12, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) announced today her introduction of legislation that would reimburse educators who pay for educational supplies out of pocket.
Jun 11, 2015 Press Release

Dent and Beatty Reintroduce Bill to Make NCAA Accountable

Representatives Katko and Rush Join the Effort to Protect Student Athletes

Apr 23, 2015 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) introduced bipartisan legislation, the Housing Financial Literacy Act of 2015, H.R. 1908, a bill she sponsored aimed at increasing first-time homebuyers financial knowledge.
Apr 9, 2015 Press Release
COLUMBUS, OH – Last night, central Ohio gathered at the award-winning Columbus Museum of Art to celebrate young talent as Congresswoman Beatty (OH-03), Congressman Stivers (OH-15), and Congressman Tiberi (OH-12) co-hosted the Central Ohio 2015 Congressional Art Competition Reception.
Mar 25, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement on the House Democratic budget alternative:
Oct 10, 2014 Press Release
Big Ten agrees to follow through with athletic scholarship commitments
May 29, 2014 Press Release

Congresswoman Beatty Attends White House Concussion Summit

Sponsor of Concussion Awareness and Education Act, H.R. 3964

May 17, 2014 Press Release

Congresswoman Beatty Joins in Marking the 60th Anniversary of

Brown V. Board of Education

Jan 15, 2014 Press Release

Beatty works to secure funding for key programs in 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding the inclusion of two federal programs in the 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill.

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