Open Government Plan

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  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.5: Maintain up-to-date information on the Department's website about Department offices and key programs. 2.1: Provide more insight into the agency's decision-making process. 2.3: Collect and use input from the public and other stakeholders in decision-making. 3.1: Enhance collaboration with other federal and non-federal agencie
  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 2.1: Provide more insight into the agency's decision-making process. 4.1: Encourage openness and communication about effectiveness within the Department. 4.2: Enhance Departmental internal collaboration activities.

    Another reason for choosing the recently selected open- source Web publishing technology as the ED.gov Web pl

  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.1: Provide clarity and guidance on privacy rules and regulations to ensure that information and data can be shared in a timely manner with the public while still protecting individual privacy as required by law. 1.5: Maintain up-to-date information on the Department's website about Department offices and key programs. 3.1: Enhance collabo
  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.2: Make more data and information available to the public. 1.6: Foster more transparency in the larger educational community. 3.1: Enhance collaboration with other federal and non-federal agencies, the public, and non-profit and private entities.
  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.5: Maintain up-to-date information on the Department's website about Department offices and key programs. 2.1: Provide more insight into the agency's decision-making process. 2.3: Collect and use input from the public and other stakeholders for decision-making.

    The Department of Education encourages public participation

  • June 23, 2010

    The Department is using a number of technologies to encourage public participation and collaboration. We highlighted college.gov at the beginning of this plan and describe several others below. While this is the future direction of the Department, it is just the beginning. Online communities are already becoming commonplace, a trend we expect to continue and accelerate.

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  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.1: Provide clarity and guidance on privacy rules and regulations to ensure that information and data can be shared in a timely manner with the public while still protecting individual privacy as required by law. 1.2: Make more data and information available to the public.
  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.2: Make more data and information available to the public. 1.5: Maintain up-to-date information on the Department's website about Department offices and key programs.
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  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.2: Make more data and information available to the public. 1.3: Improve the timeliness of FOIA processing and document release. 1.5: Maintain up-to-date information on the Department's website about Department offices and key programs. 3.1: Enhance collaboration with other federal and non-federal agencies, the public, and non-pr
  • June 23, 2010
    Aligned to goals: 1.2: Make more data and information available to the public. 1.5: Maintain up-to-date information on the Department's website about Department offices and key programs. 2.2: Provide regularly updated project maps, dated milestones, and financial data regarding open government and other key initiatives. 3.1: Enhance collaboration