The U.S. Department of Education and other government agencies are on partial shutdown now that Congress has failed to reach agreement on a temporary spending plan to keep the government open.
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October 01, 2013
August 23, 2013
Think that leaves a lot of folks in "acting" key roles at the U.S. Department of Education? You're right!
August 16, 2013
Numerous data-quality problems exist within information collected by the U.S. Department of Education.
August 14, 2013
These new rules, which govern more than $2 billion housed in the department's competitive programs, will attempt to infuse evidence into the grantmaking process.
July 30, 2013
Libby Doggett, formerly the director of the Pew Charitable Trusts' Home Visiting Campaign, will oversee the Early Learning Challenge grants and help promote preschool expansion.
July 29, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education is developing a searchable web database for its data collections.
July 10, 2013
The former Race to the Top guru at the U.S. Department of Education said the Obama administration's education legacy will be broader than just that of the grant competition that's become synonymous with the president.
July 08, 2013
He will become a vice president at GMMB, a public relations and consulting firm in Washington.
July 05, 2013
Emma Vadehra, a former education department staffer who spent the last two years at Uncommon Schools, will take the post.
June 10, 2013
President Obama today tapped Catherine E. Lhamon, who spent a decade working for the American Civil Liberties Union in California, as chief civil rights enforcer at the Education Department.