The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Organized topically, this thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions and contact information that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. It focuses on the Washington metropolitan area - an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics, organization charts for all federal agencies, and information about the FOIA and privacy legislation. With more than 10,000 listings and coverage of evolving presidential administration, the 2018 - 2019 Edition features contact information for the following: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups and political action committees Foundations and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Congressional caucuses

Preschool, Elementary, Secondary Education

Preschool, elementary, secondary education



Defense Dept. (DoD), Education Activity,4800 Mark Center Dr., Alexandria, VA 22350-1400; (571) 372-0590. Fax, (571) 372-5829. Thomas M. Brady, Director.

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Civilian office that maintains school system for dependents of all military personnel and eligible civilians in the United States and abroad. Develops uniform curriculum and educational standards; monitors student performance and school accreditation.

Education Dept., Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE),400 Maryland Ave. S.W., #3W315, 20202; (202) 401-0113. Fax, (202) 205-0303. Jason Botel, Assistant Secretary (Acting).

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Administers federal assistance programs for preschool, elementary, and secondary education (both public and private). Program divisions include Student Achievement and School Accountability (including Title I aid for disadvantaged children); Migrant Education; Impact Aid; School Support and Rural Programs; Early Learning; Safe ...

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