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Comment Request; Study on Sustaining the Positive Effects of Preschool Abstract: Policy and Program Studies Service, with OPEPD, contracted with the American Institutes for Research (AIR) to conduct five case studies of programs that are designed to sustain the positive effects of preschools. On-site case studies will include interviews with district officials, principals, Kindergarten teachers, […]

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Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records; Impact Evaluation of Training in Multi-Tiered Systems of Support for Behavior The Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a (e)(4) and (e)(11)) requires the Department to publish in the Federal Register this notice of a new system of records maintained by the Department. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: For […]

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Applications for New Awards; Ready-To-Learn Television Purpose of Program: The Ready-to-Learn Television Program (Ready-to-Learn) is designed to: (1) Facilitate school readiness and academic achievement by supporting the development and national distribution of educational television and interactive media programming for preschool and elementary school children and their parents(2) develop and disseminate educational outreach materials and programs […]

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Thank God For The One Percent

To openly admit that one percent of Americans control our government is not an indictment of the one percent but of the ninety-nine percent that allow the one percent to rule. In an America whose citizens are Constitutionally guaranteed freedom of speech and the right to vote, having anything less than a democratic government that […]

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Gearing Up For Failure

Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Student Messaging in GEAR UP Demonstration Abstract: The Student Messaging in GEAR UP Demonstration, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES), U.S. Department of Education (ED), is being conducted to test the effectiveness of a promising strategy to improve college-related outcomes in the federal college access program Gaining […]

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Applications for New Awards; Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Program Purpose of Program: The purpose of this competition . . . is to provide grants to State educational agencies to enable them to carry out a coordinated program of scientifically based research, demonstration projects, innovative strategies, and similar activities designed to build […]

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