Department of Education February 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; RSA-509, Annual Protection and Advocacy of Individual Rights Program Performance Report
Document Number: 2020-04123
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-28
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
State Vocational Rehabilitation Services Program
Document Number: 2020-03208
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-02-28
Agency: Department of Education
The U.S. Department of Education (Department) issues this interpretation to clarify current policy and announce a change in policy regarding the use of Federal vocational rehabilitation (VR) funds reserved for pre-employment transition services.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Credit Enhancement for Charter School Facilities Program Performance Report
Document Number: 2020-03903
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-27
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Proposed Priorities, Requirements, Definitions, and Selection Criteria-Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs-Native American Language (NAL@ED) Program
Document Number: 2020-03762
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-02-27
Agency: Department of Education
The Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education proposes priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria for the Native American Language (NAL@ED) program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.415B. We may use one or more of these priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria for competitions in fiscal year (FY) 2020 and later years. We take this action to support the development, improvement, expansion, or maintenance of programs that support elementary or secondary schools in using Native American and Alaska Native languages as the primary language of instruction.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; National Professional Development Program: Grantee Performance Report
Document Number: 2020-03885
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Student Assistance General Provisions-Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
Document Number: 2020-03874
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Notice of Investigation and Record Requests
Document Number: 2020-03812
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
The Department publishes letters, dated February 11, 2020, notifying Yale University and Harvard University of investigations related to the universities' reports of defined gifts and contracts, including restricted and conditional gifts or contracts, from or with a statutorily defined foreign source.
Notice of Guidance Portal
Document Number: 2020-03811
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
Through this notice, the Department announces the existence and location of its guidance portal. This guidance portal is meant to make it easy for the public and our stakeholders to locate the Department's guidance documents through the links within the guidance portal.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Impact Evaluation To Inform the Teacher and School Leader Incentive Program
Document Number: 2020-03808
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; GEPA Section 427 Guidance for All Grant Applications
Document Number: 2020-03800
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; High School and Beyond 2020 (HS&B:20) Base-Year Full-Scale Study Data Collection
Document Number: 2020-03799
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-26
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Applications for New Awards; Migrant Education Program Consortium Incentive Grant Program
Document Number: 2020-03763
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-25
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education is issuing a notice inviting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for the Migrant Education Program (MEP) Consortium Inventive Grant program (CIG), Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.144F.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Grant Reallotment
Document Number: 2020-03749
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-25
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Fiscal Operations Report for 2019-2020 and Application To Participate 2021-2022 (FISAP) and Reallocation Form
Document Number: 2020-03622
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-24
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program Application
Document Number: 2020-03621
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-24
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Measuring Educational Gain in the National Reporting System for Adult Education
Document Number: 2020-03487
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-21
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Applications for New Awards; Personnel Development To Improve Services and Results for Children With Disabilities-Leadership Development Programs: Increasing the Capacity of Leaders To Improve Systems Serving Children With Disabilities
Document Number: 2020-03450
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Education
On February 13, 2020, we published in the Federal Register a notice inviting applications (NIA) for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with DisabilitiesLeadership Development Programs: Increasing the Capacity of Leaders to Improve Systems Serving Children with Disabilities, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.325L. The NIA published with the incorrect estimated available funds, which should be $3,000,000 instead of $1,600,000. We are also correcting the estimated number of awards, which will update the estimated number of awards from 8 to 15.
Arbitration Panel Decisions Under the Randolph-Sheppard Act
Document Number: 2020-03207
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Education
This notice lists arbitration panel decisions under the Randolph-Sheppard Act issued from July 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. This notice also lists any older decisions that the Department of Education (Department) has made publicly available in accessible electronic format during that period. The full text of all decisions is available on the Department's website and by request.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; IDEA Part B State Performance Plan (SPP) and Annual Performance Report (APR)
Document Number: 2020-03168
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; IDEA Part C State Performance Plan (SPP) and Annual Performance Report (APR)
Document Number: 2020-03167
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Formula Grant EASIE Electronic Application System for Indian Education
Document Number: 2020-03117
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
Applications for New Awards; Opportunity Scholarship Program
Document Number: 2020-02877
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for the District of Columbia Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP), Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.370A. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1855-0015. Applications Available: February 13, 2020. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: March 30, 2020. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: May 28, 2020.
Applications for New Awards; Personnel Development To Improve Services and Results for Children With Disabilities-Leadership Development Programs: Increasing the Capacity of Leaders To Improve Systems Serving Children With Disabilities
Document Number: 2020-02857
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with DisabilitiesLeadership Development Programs: Increasing the Capacity of Leaders to Improve Systems Serving Children with Disabilities, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.325L. These grants will fund States to implement leadership development programs that recruit, increase the capacity of, and retain State, regional, and local leaders to promote high expectations and improve early childhood and educational outcomes for children with disabilities and their families by improving the systems that serve them. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1820- 0028.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Vocational Rehabilitation Financial Report (RSA-2)
Document Number: 2020-02783
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-12
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Applications for New Awards; American Overseas Research Centers Program
Document Number: 2020-02651
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-11
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for the American Overseas Research Centers (AORC) program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.274A. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1894-0006.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Foreign Gifts and Contracts Disclosures
Document Number: 2020-02574
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-10
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a new information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 2021
Document Number: 2020-02573
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-10
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Grant Application Form for Project Objectives and Performance Measures Information
Document Number: 2020-02571
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-10
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection.
National Assessment Governing Board; Notice of a Meeting
Document Number: 2020-02486
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-07
Agency: Department of Education
This notice sets forth the agenda for the March 5-7, 2020 Quarterly Board Meeting of the National Assessment Governing Board (hereafter referred to as Governing Board). This notice provides information to members of the public who may be interested in attending the meeting or providing written comments related to the work of the Governing Board. Notice of this meeting is required under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA).
Applications for New Awards; Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies
Document Number: 2020-02476
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-07
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education is issuing a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.060A.
Applications for New Awards; Native American-Serving Nontribal Institutions Program
Document Number: 2020-02215
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-05
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for the Native American-Serving Nontribal Institutions (NASNTI) Program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers 84.031X. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1840-0816.
Notice Reopening the Application Period and Waiving the Electronic Submission Requirement for Certain Applicants Under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Student Support Services (SSS) Program Competition
Document Number: 2020-02102
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-04
Agency: Department of Education
The Secretary is reopening the FY 2020 SSS Program competition, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.042A, for eligible institutions of higher education (IHEs) or combinations of IHEs in the designated counties of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico affected by the recent earthquakes, for which the President has issued a disaster declaration. The Secretary takes this action to allow these eligible applicants additional time to submit their applications. This notice also waives the electronic application submission requirement for these eligible applicants.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; National Teacher and Principal Survey of 2020-2021 (NTPS 2020-21)
Document Number: 2020-01895
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-03
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of an existing information collection.