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US Department of Education
The mission of the Department of Education is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. It engages in four major types of activities:

    1. Establishes policies related to federal education funding, administers distribution of funds and monitors their use.
    2. Collects data and oversees research on America's schools.
    3. Identifies major issues in education and focuses national attention on them.
    4. Enforces federal laws prohibiting discrimination in programs that receive federal funds.

Ohio Department of Education
The Ohio State Department of Education website. It covers topics for families, educators, as well as administrators related to education and schools. Some of these topics include, testing, school performance, GED, educator jobs, and CCIP.

Internet Public Library
The Internet Public Library is a global information community that provides in-service learning and volunteer opportunities for library and information science students and professionals, offers a collaborative research forum, and supports and enhances library services through the provision of authoritative collections, information assistance, and information instruction for the public.

ERIC iconebscohost icon

ERIC (Free). The Department of Education, which creates the ERIC database, provides access to the world’s largest source of education information with more than 1.4 million citations to articles, books, conference papers, policy papers, and other education-related resources. This site provides links to the full-text of materials on the ERIC site only.

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