Post Tagged with: "US Department of Education"

Department of Education Defines Dyslexia

As National Dyslexia Awareness Month comes to an end, we reflect on how all students can be academically successful if given the appropriate resources. A dyslexic’s potential can continue to be acknowledged and provided the resources for classroom success. On October 23, the United States Department of Education’s Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services published a letter providing guidance […]

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U.S. Department of Education Officials to Experience a Day as School Principal

AFSA, NAESP, NASSP, and New Leaders Applaud the U.S. Department of Education for Shadowing Principals to Better Understand the Support School Leaders Need to Succeed   Officials will conduct shadow visits to highlight the role of school principals in Washington, DC, and 10 additional states across the country.   Alexandria, VA—This week, officials from the U.S. Department of Education (the […]

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US Department of Education Releases Guidelines for FERPA Amendment

In light of impending congressional amendments to FERPA, the US Department of Education issued guidelines on June 2, 2014 aimed to support foster care students. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law implemented in 1974 that is designed to give students and their parents the right to their information while protecting it from third parties. […]

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