Department of Education September 15, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records-Study of Enhanced College Advising in Upward Bound
Document Number: 2014-21850
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-15
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (Privacy Act), the Department of Education (Department) publishes this notice of a new system of records entitled ``Study of Enhanced College Advising in Upward Bound'' (18-13-36). The National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance at the Department's Institute of Education Sciences awarded a contract in September 2012 to Abt Associates Inc. to conduct an impact evaluation of a strategy to enhance college advising within Upward Boundconsisting of a professional development program for Upward Bound staff that includes a set of tools and resources for staff and students. The system of records will contain records on approximately 136,000 Upward Bound students and 200 Upward Bound project staff and will be used to conduct the study.