June 2015
Jun 29, 2015

Last week, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor-HHS-Education held a two-hour markup on its annual funding bill for fiscal year (FY) 2016.  This week, the corresponding Senate Subcommittee held a 20-minute markup before both bills...

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Jun 22, 2015

The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor-HHS-Education held its markup of the fiscal year (FY) 2016 spending bill this week, and the Senate’s corresponding subcommittee is scheduled to follow suit next week.  The House bill currently ...

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Jun 15, 2015

A group of lawmakers representing the three major Congressional minority groups – the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, and the Congressional Black Caucus, collectively known as the “tri-caucus”...

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Jun 05, 2015

Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY) and Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) have introduced legislation that would allow parents to opt their children out of the standardized tests required under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
 
According to the leg...

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Jun 05, 2015

Monique Chism, Director of the Office of State Support at the U.S. Department of Education announced today several openings for Education Program Specialist in the State Support Group section of her Office.

Incumbents will perform professi...

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