The Overseas Schools Advisory Council, Department of State, will hold its Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 21, 2012, at 9:30 a.m. in Conference Room 1107, Department of State Building, 2201 C Street NW., Washington, DC The meeting is open to the public and will last until approximately 12:00 p.m.
The Overseas Schools Advisory Council works closely with the U.S. business community in improving those American-sponsored schools overseas that are assisted by the Department of State and attended by dependents of U.S. Government families and children of employees of U.S. corporations and foundations abroad.
This meeting will deal with issues related to the work and the support provided by the Overseas Schools Advisory Council to the American-sponsored overseas schools. The Council will review progress on an initiative to expand the availability of the World Virtual School. In addition Dr. Andres Alonso, Chief Executive, Baltimore City Public Schools will speak to the Council about his leadership of that education system.
Members of the public may attend the meeting and join in the discussion, subject to the instructions of the Chair. Admittance of public members will be limited to the seating available. Access to the State Department is controlled, and individual building passes are required for all attendees. Persons who plan to attend should advise the office of Dr. Keith D. Miller, Department of State, Office of Overseas Schools, Room H328, SA-1, Washington, DC 20522-0132, telephone 202-261-8200, prior to June 11, 2012. Each visitor will be asked to provide his/her date of birth and either driver's license or passport number at the time of registration and attendance, and must carry a valid photo ID to the meeting.
Personal data is requested pursuant to Public Law 99-399 (Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1986), as amended; Public Law 107-56 (USA PATRIOT Act); and Executive Order 13356. The purpose of the collection is to validate the identity of individuals who enter Department facilities. The data will be entered into the Visitor Access Control System (VACS-D) database. Please see the Privacy Impact Assessment for VACS-D at: http://www.state.gov/documents/organization/100305.pdf for additional information.
Any requests for reasonable accommodation should be made at the time of registration. All such requests will be considered, however, requests made after June 11th might not be possible to fill. All attendees must use the C Street entrance to the building.
Dated: May 24, 2012.
Keith D. Miller
Executive Secretary, Overseas Schools Advisory Council.
[FR Doc. 2012-13219 Filed 5-30-12; 8:45 am]
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