Department of Education

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Noun1.Department of Education - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979
didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching - the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
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There was one man, a comrade of his at the university, with whom he had made friends later, and with whom he could have spoken of a personal sorrow; but this friend had a post in the Department of Education in a remote part of Russia.
She very properly proposes to qualify herself for a higher department of education, and has asked permission to attend your lessons, in order to perfect her knowledge of English, in which language she has, I believe, already made some progress; of course it is my wish to aid her in an effort so praiseworthy; you will permit her then to benefit by your instruction--n'est ce pas, monsieur?" And Mdlle.
By his influence a small table was placed in the Department of Education, in a narrow space between a stairway and a wall, and on this table was deposited the first of the telephones.
According to the Department of Education KU In-charge Dr Rizwana Muneer, Assistant Professor Dr Adnan Butt of Bahria University and Assistant Professor Syeda Tuba Javaid from Iqra University would be the workshop leaders.
'The Department of Education (DepEd), through the DepEd Region IV-B and the Schools Division Office of Palawan, is now looking into the incident involving teachers who were photographed 'throwing' several starfish into the sea,' the DepEd Communications Office said in a statement.
* According to the US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights, "Students with disabilities (12 percent) are twice as likely as their peers without disabilities (5 percent) to receive at least one out-of-school suspension" (2016).
They were also critical the department of education employees were involved in construction works in schools and accused them of using substandard materials.
For one thing, there was no federal Department of Education until the late 1970s.
Department of Education awarded a second grant," April Moreton, director of foundations and corporate relations, said in a news release.
Under the Obama administration, the U.S: Department of Education has begun the process of nationalizing education.
The Department of Education has begun a new, expanded effort to produce video for television and the Web and, as a consequence, is discontinuing production of " Education News Parents Can Use." The December 2009 program, "Student Voices on Education: A National Town Hall Meeting with Arne Duncan," was the last in the series.

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