Oct 02, 2018
Dear colleagues:   I am writing to provide an update on allocations for formula programs administered by U.S. Department of Education’s (ED) Office of State Support (OSS).    Yesterday ED awarded States the rest of their fiscal year (FY...
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Oct 02, 2018
Dear colleagues,   The U.S. Department of Education and the Data Quality Campaign invite you to join us on November 8-9 in Washington, DC for two days of sketching, prototyping and building solutions to help states design family-friendly ...
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Sep 17, 2018
Dear colleague,   I am writing to let you know that today the Department released a new notice inviting applications for the Innovative Assessment Demonstration Authority (IADA). IADA provides an opportunity for states to pilot innovative...
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Sep 11, 2018
Dear Colleagues,   The Office of State Support and the State Support Network (Network) are excited to announce the Cultivating and Supporting Effective Rural School Leaders Community of Practice (CoP), which will be launching this fall. P...
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Sep 11, 2018
The National Assessment Governing Board is seeking nominees for eight open board positions that will be filled in 2019. The Governing Board sets policy for the nation’s largest ongoing assessment of what U.S. students know and can do—the Na...
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Aug 30, 2018
Dear Chief State School Officer:   The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) and the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE) are excited to announce a convening designed to support States in their wor...
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Aug 30, 2018
TO: State Assessment Directors   State Title I Directors   State Special Education Directors   FROM: Patrick Rooney   Deputy Director, Office of State Support ...
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Aug 27, 2018
On Thursday evening, the Senate approved an $857 billion “minibus” spending package that includes funding for the Departments of Defense, Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education (ED) for fiscal year (FY) 2019.  The Senate began cons...
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