We The Government

With John B King in charge of Federal education policy no one should be surprised by the latest “bullying” from the Department of Education. Our federal government has threatened to withhold education dollars collected from American citizens because those American citizens don’t want their children to be subjected to unnecessary tests. Our federal government has […]

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What Have We Done

In no time at all we went from not needing personal phones in schools to everyone, including teachers, talking on their cell phones during school hours. Elementary school children are allowed to have cell phones in class as long as they have parental permission. This is now how we communicate with one another, even when […]

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Register Here To Be Counted

Abstract: The National Longitudinal Transition Study 2012 is the third in a series of studies being conducted by the U.S. Department of Education, with the goal of describing the characteristics, secondary school experiences, transition, and outcomes of youth who receive special education services under IDEA. Phase II of NLTS 2012 will utilize high school and […]

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Time To Register Again

“Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Educational Quality Through Innovative Partnerships Experimental Sites Initiative Abstract: The Department of Education is requesting this new information collection package to provide for a series of questions that are components of the selection process for a new Federal Student Aid experimental […]

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Splitting Hairs Creates Split Ends

Because public education did not support religious instruction, religious institutions educated their own children. This was private schooling. Once schools were integrated and the federal government upheld the right of all children to be educated in public schools more children were placed in private schools. As it became obvious that public schools were in no […]

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More From The Register

TEACH Grant program “Through the College Cost Reduction and Access Act of 2007, Congress created the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grant Program that provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in specific high-need subjects in a public or private elementary or secondary school that […]

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From The Register

Abstract: This information collection is a revision to information collection 1850-0790; however, the Department is requesting a new OMB control number in place of the old number. The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), is a federally authorized survey of student achievement at grades 4, 8, […]

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