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A research guide of recommended information resources for Education

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This is a guide of librarian recommended information resources for Education research. 

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Home: U.S. Department of Education (DOE)

 

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 U.S. Department of Education (DOE)

"The U.S. Department of Education's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. ED was created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies. ED's 4,400 employees and $68 billion budget are dedicated to:

  • Establishing policies on federal financial aid for education, and distributing as well as monitoring those funds.
  • Collecting data on America's schools and disseminating research.
  • Focusing national attention on key educational issues.
  • Prohibiting discrimination and ensuring equal access to education.

News from the U.S. Department of Education:

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Home: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

"The purpose of the National Center for Education Statistics' website is to provide clear, complete information about NCES' mission and activities, and to serve the research, education and other interested communities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)  is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations. NCES is located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences."

News from the National Center for Education Statistics:

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