June 9, 2011
The Plain Writing Act of 2010 requires federal agencies to write "clear Government communication that the public can understand and use." President Obama also emphasized the importance of establishing "a system of transparency, public participation, and collaboration" in his Jan. 21, 2009, Memorandum on Transparency and Open Government.
September 17, 2019
The Department publishes a letter, dated August 29, 2019, notifying the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (``UNC'') of the Department's review of the Annual Project Reports (``APR'') submitted by the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies (CMES) during the most recent and prior award periods, and the 2018 National Resource Center proposal.
September 17, 2019Extension of the Application Deadline Date for the Fiscal Year 2019 Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems Program
The Institute of Education Sciences extends, for certain prospective eligible applicants described elsewhere in this notice, the deadline date for transmittal of applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2019 under the Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems Program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.372A.
September 16, 2019U.S. Department of Education Assistant Secretary Frank Brogan to Kick Off Back-to-School Tour in Atlanta
U.S. Department of Education's Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education Frank Brogan will head to Georgia on Wednesday, Sept. 18 as part of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' 2019 Back-to-School tour. He will visit schools in Atlanta and Jasper, as well as the Next Generation Youth Development Clubhouse—an innovative, safe space for at-risk teens—in Dawsonville.
September 16, 2019Secretary DeVos Continues 2019 Back to School Tour in Cleveland to Highlight Innovative Education Options Meeting the Needs of Local Students
Cleveland, OH- U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos continues her 2019 Back-to-School tour in Cleveland on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
September 16, 2019U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Mitchell Zais to Visit Montana High Schools During Back to School Tour
As part of the U.S. Department of Education’s 2019 National Back to School Tour, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Mitchell Zais will travel to Pryor and-Billings, Montana, to visit unique schools working to meet the needs of students—Plenty Coups High School, Arrow Creek Elementary and Skyview High School.
September 16, 2019Secretary DeVos to Visit Purdue Polytechnic High School in Indianapolis During 2019 Back-to-School Tour
INDIANAPOLIS— U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will visit Purdue Polytechnic High School in Indianapolis on Tuesday, September 17, to meet with students and faculty and to see hands-on STEM classes in action.
September 16, 2019Assistant U.S. Education Secretary Stump to Visit Albuquerque’s St. Pius X High School & Santa Fe Community College as Part of 2019 National Back to School Tour
Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump will visit Albuquerque’s St. Pius X High School and Santa Fe Community College Tuesday as part of the U.S. Department of Education’s 2019 National Back to School Tour.
September 16, 2019
As part of the U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ 2019 Back-to-School Tour, U.S. Assistant Education Secretary Johnny W. Collett will travel to Wichita and Overland Park, Kansas, to visit education programs designed to meet the unique needs of students with disabilities.
September 16, 2019Assistant U.S. Education Secretary Stump to Visit Tucson’s University High School as Part of 2019 National Back to School Tour
Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump will visit University High School in Tucson on Monday, launching a week of travel in four states to spotlight schools that are rethinking education as part of the U.S. Department of Education’s 2019 national Back to School tour.