U.S. Department of Education


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U.S. Department of Education

A cabinet-level body of the U.S. federal government responsible for establishing and implementing policies related to federal funding and other assistance for education. It also is charged with enforcing civil rights as they relate to education. The department was established in 1980.
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To help students and their families understand their rights, responsibilities, and repayment options, federal student loan borrowers are required to undergo entrance counseling when they enter school and exit counseling before graduation, says Chris Greene, spokesman for the U.
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Instead of proposing a rule that will make it harder for African American students to receive a college degree, the U.
Palo Alto College in San Antonio received a five-year, $2 million grant from the U.
District Court Judge Rya Zobel to a 1 year and 3 month prison term for defrauding the U.
Paul Hill of the University of Washington conducted for the U.
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Many studies have strongly linked parent participation to improved student achievement, accountability, and attendance (Samaras & Wilson, 1999; U.

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