The Federal Government & Education

The President on Education

The President's 1998 Budget for Education

Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance
Information about government financial aid programs. Includes federal regulations & legislation on financial aid. Developed by the U.S. Department of Education.

A Back to School Special Report on the Baby Boom Echo: Here Come the Teenagers
Department of Education

Educational Resources
U.S. Department of Education

Education Statistics-- U.S. National Center for Education Statistics

Education Technology Report
President's Committee of Advisors on Science & Technology
Panel on Educational Technology, Report to the President on the Use of Technology to Strengthen K-12 Education."

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
Links to exhibits and collections, reports on children & safety, and resources in disciplines such as history, languages, mathematics, and science, for teachers. Developed by 35 federal agencies.

The Gateway to Educational Materials
U.S. Department of Education
The National Library of Education and the U.S. Department of Education created this one-stop educational resource. Current sites listed provide information, lesson plans, and activities pertaining to all K-12 subjects. Users can browse sites by subject or keyword, or they can search by subject, keyword, title, or full-text of the site description. GEM sources are derived from a consortium that includes the Ask ERIC Virtual Library, the Eisenhower National Clearinghouse, Math Forum, Microsoft Encarta, and the US Department of Education.Future plans include the ability to search by state and national curriculum standards.

Goals 2000 Gopher Server
The U.S. Department of Education's Goals 2000 gopher server features the full text of the Educate America Act, plus fact sheets, background papers and a list of the national goals and objectives.

Guide t o U.S. Department of Education Programs and Resources

Including Your Child
Department of Education

NAEP 1996 Science Report Car d for the Nation and the States

Pursuing Excellence: A Study of US 4th & 8th Grade Mathematics and Science
The "Study of US Twelfth Grade Mathematics and Science Achievement in International Context" h as been included

Students' Reports of School Crime: 1989 and 1995
National Center for Education Statistics

A Teacher's Guide to the U.S. Department of Education
National education goals, grants, services, educational clearinghouses

U.S. Department of Education -- National Center for Education Statistics
Elementary/secondary education, post secondary education, federal program statistics, etc.

U.S. Department of Education Publications
The U.S. Department of Education provides a list of publications , including educational newsletters, publications for parents and statistical abstracts.

Violence and Discipline Problems in U.S. Public Schools: 1996-97--NCES

19992002 HeartLine Community Web
Last updated
January 28, 2002