Department of Education

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the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students)

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Grewal is among the leaders of a 19-state coalition of attorneys general opposing the U.S. Department of Education's proposal.
Source: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics
teacher preparation enrollment and completers, 2008-14 2008-09 719,081 232,707 2009-10 725,518 241,401 2010-11 684,801 217,492 2011-12 623,190 204,180 2012-13 499,800 192,459 2013-14 465,536 180,796 Source: U.S. Department of Education, 2015.
21 letter to Deborah Spitz, JD, education program specialist in the Office of Early Learning in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education at the U.S. Department of Education, Terri Wright, PhD, MPH, director of APHA's Centers for Public Health Policy and School, Health and Education, urged the department to address health status and social determinants of health in student needs assessments when implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act, which was signed into law by President Barack Obama on Dec.
Presidential Scholars Program Medallion Ceremony, Washington, D.C., sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. This year's ceremony will honor 141 outstanding graduating American high school seniors for their academic achievement, artistic excellence, leadership and community service.
This project has been funded at least in part with Federal funds from the U.S. Department of Education under contract number ED-03-PO-2949.
U.S. Department of Education. Washington, DC: National Center for Education Statistics.
The work by the Center on Education Policy (CEP) on the No Child Left Behind Act, high-school exit examinations, and other education policies uses exactly the same research methodologies as those employed by the U.S. Department of Education, state legislatures (controlled by both political parties), and other entities.
Under the plan Alabama had to describe how every student would achieve academic proficiency, regardless of the academic or economic level of the student (U.S. Department of Education, 2003).
In March 2005, the U.S. Department of Education penalized the territory for failing to meet terms of the compliance agreement governing the use of federal education grants.
A report came out recently indicating that public school students perform as well or better than private school students with similar backgrounds, but you would never know it by visiting the U.S. Department of Education's Web site.
But the real issue is completion of academic credentials, according to a February 2006 report released by the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.
The same amendment also eliminated language to allow state agencies to become accreditors approved by the U.S. Department of Education.
In connection with providing grants to the Virgin Islands Department of Education, the U.S. Department of Education is considering requiring VIDE to contract with a third-party services to provide financial management services in the administration of those funds.
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