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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org/) Consortium, launched by the US Department of Education in 2001, is committed to creating opportunities that facilitate online and offline interactions between the youth of the world, inside and outside of classrooms, in order to build a culture of peace in which the dignity and rights of all human beings are respected.
program, LeapFrog SchoolHouse's multisensory preKindergarten curriculum, is being evaluated through a US Department of Education Preschool Curriculum Evaluation Research (PCER) grant.
He is co-author of one of the few educational evaluations to be awarded the highest rating from the US Department of Educations What Works Clearinghouse.

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