Department of Education
Kyle Stone | GovCentral Contributing Writer
The U S. Department of Education is the agency of the federal government that establishes policy for, administers, and coordinates most federal assistance to education. It assists the president in executing his education policies for the nation and in implementing laws enacted by Congress.
The Department’s primary mission is to serve America’s students, to ensure that all have equal access to education and to promote excellence in our nation’s schools.
Number of Employees: 3,803
Future Hiring Projections (FY 2007-09): 482
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Agency Website: Department of Education