Commit to Lead: Join the Conversation

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Classroom Teacher Ambassador Fellow Maddie Fennell invites teachers, administrators, system leaders and advocacy groups to join the online discussion on ideas to expand teacher leadership opportunities.

How to Choose the Best Federal Student Loan Repayment Plan

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The Department of Education offers several traditional and income-driven repayment plans with different payment options. Learn more about these options and find the plan that works best for you.

Promoting Inclusion and Opportunity for Individuals with Disabilities

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ED's Office of Special and Rehabilitative Services awarded more than $121 million in grants to help improve outcomes for all children and adults with disabilities from cradle to career.

Preschool Development Grants

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The U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services have announced a new, $250 million grant competition to expand the reach of high-quality preschool. All states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico are eligible to apply by Oct. 14.
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Link to http://studentaid.ed.gov/
Navigate the financial aid process and make informed decisions about paying for college.
 
Link to Budget 2015 Information
The 2015 budget request reflects the President's strong belief that education is a vital investment in the nation's economic competitiveness and in its communities.
 
Link to Cybersecurity: Staying Safe Online FREE feature
Help kids stay safe online with information from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Federal Trade Commission, the Department of Homeland Security, and more in the Federal Registry for Educational Excellence (FREE).