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2021 Federal Register Index

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As of September 17, 2021 the Education Department has published 331 documents in 2021.


Document Type Documents Published Subjects Covered
Rule 26 23
Proposed Rule 16 13
Notice 289 49
2021 Federal Register Index

This index provides descriptive entries and Federal Register page numbers for documents published by Education Department in the daily Federal Register. It includes entries, with select metadata for all documents published in the 2021 calendar year.

Rules

Adjustment of Civil Monetary Penalties for Inflation 1

American Rescue Plan Act Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund 1

Calculation of the Endowment Factor for Allocations to Historically Black Colleges and Universities under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act 1

Distance Education and Innovation; Correction 1

Eligibility to Receive Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Programs 1

Enforcement of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 with Respect to Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Light of Bostock v. Clayton County 1

Federal Preemption and Joint Federal-State Regulation and Oversight of the Department of Education's Federal Student Loan Programs and Federal Student Loan Servicers 1

Federal Student Aid Programs (Student Assistance General Provisions, Federal Perkins Loan Program, William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program, and Federal-Work Study Programs); Correction 1

Final Priorities and Requirement:

Innovative Approaches to Literacy 1

Final Priorities, Requirements, and Selection Criteria:

Effective Educator Development Division 1

Final Priority and Definitions:

Final Priority and Requirements:

Final Priority, Requirement, and Definitions--National Comprehensive Center on Improving Literacy for Students with Disabilities 1

Final Requirements:

Final Waiver and Extension of the Project Periods for the Equity Assistance Centers Grant Program 1

Office of Post-Secondary Education; CFR Correction 1

Permissibility of Administrative Law Judges Presiding Over Salary Pre-Offset Hearings 1

Priorities, Requirements, Definitions, and Selection Criteria:

Promise Neighborhoods Program:

Rehabilitation Short-Term Training:

Client Assistance Program; Final Priority 1

Repeal of the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program Subsidized Usage Limit Restriction 1

Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grant Program 1

Total and Permanent Disability Discharge of Loans under the Higher Education Act 1

Proposed Rules

Education Innovation and Research--COVID-19 and Equity:

Proposed Priorities and Definitions 1

Guidance:

Hearing:

Negotiated Rulemaking Committee 1

Innovative Approaches to Literacy:

Proposed Priorities and Requirement 1

Negotiated Rulemaking Committee:

Negotiator Nominations and Schedule of Committee Meetings 1

Proposed Priorities and Definitions:

Proposed Priorities:

Proposed Priority and Requirements:

Proposed Priority, Requirement, and Definitions:

Proposed Waiver and Extension of the Project Periods for the Equity Assistance Centers Grant Program 1

Questions and Answers on Serving Children with Disabilities Placed by Their Parents in Private Schools 1

Regulatory Agenda:

Semiannual Regulatory Agenda 2

Rehabilitation Short-Term Training:

Client Assistance Program 1

Notices

2021-2022 Award Year Deadline Dates for Reports and other Records:

2021-22 Award Year Deadline Dates:

Accrediting Agencies Currently Undergoing Review for the Purposes of Recognition by the U.S. Secretary of Education 1

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals 1

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals:

2022 School Survey on Crime and Safety 2
21st Century Community Learning Centers Annual Performance Report 1
ARP ESSER Rule Collection Activities 1
Accountability Waiver Requests for School Year 2020-2021 1
American Indian Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities Program 1
Annual Report on Appeals Process 1
Application for Flexibility for Equitable Per-pupil Funding 2
Application for Grants under the Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian-Serving Institutions Program 1
Application for Grants under the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Master's Degree Program 1
Application for Grants under the Upward Bound Program 1
Application for Perkins Innovation and Modernization Program Grants 1
Application for the Business and International Education Program 1
Application for the Educational Flexibility Program 1
Application for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program 1
Application for the United States Presidential Scholars Program 1
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Program Application 1
Assurance of Compliance - Civil Rights Certificate 2
Budget Information Non-Construction Programs Form and Instructions 1
CRRSAA, Recipient's Funding Certification and Agreement (Proprietary Schools) 1
Campus Safety and Security Survey 2
Case Service Report 1
College Affordability and Transparency Explanation Form 2021-2023 1
Common Core of Data School-Level Finance Survey 2
Comprehensive Transition Program for Disbursing Title IV Aid to Students with Intellectual Disabilities Expenditure Report 1
Consolidated Annual Report for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act 1
Consolidated State Performance Report Renewal (Part 1 and Part 2) 1
ESEA Fiscal Waiver Requests 1
Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 2022-23 Study Delay 1
Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 2023-24 Kindergarten and First-Grade Field Test Data Collection, National Sampling, and National Recruitment 1
Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 2023-24 Preschool Round Removal Change Request 1
Education Stabilization Fund- Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund Recipient Data Collection Form 1
Education Stabilization Fund: Emergency Assistance for Non-Public Schools Program Recipient Annual Reporting Data Collection Form 1
Education Stabilization Fund: Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund Recipient Data Collection Form 1
Endowment Excise Tax: Allocation Reduction Waiver 1
Evaluating the District of Columbia Opportunity Scholarship Program After the 2017 Reauthorization 1
Evaluation of Promise Neighborhoods 1
Example Application for the Emergency Assistance to Non-Public Schools Program 2
Expanding Opportunity through Quality Charter Schools Program: Technical Assistance to Support Monitoring, Evaluation, Data Collection, and Dissemination of Best Practices 2
Experimental Sites Initiative Reporting Tool 2020 1
FOLLOW-UP SURVEYS TO THE 2020-21 NTPS: 2021-22 Teacher Follow-Up Survey and 2021-22 Principal Follow-Up 1
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act Regulatory Requirements 1
Federal Family Educational Loan Program - Servicemembers Civil Relief Act 1
Federal Perkins/NDSL Loan Assignment Form 2
Federal Student Loan Program Deferment Request Forms 2
Federal Student Loan Program: Internship/Residency and Loan Debt Burden Forbearance Forms 2
Follow-up Surveys to the 2020-21 NTPS: 2021-22 Teacher Follow-Up Survey (TFS) and 2021-22 Principal Follow-Up 1
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship Program Survey on Postgraduate Employment Outcomes 1
Formula Grant Electronic Application System for Indian Education Annual Performance Report 1
Freedom of Information Act Third Party Perjury Form 2
Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Long-Term Participant Survey 1
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs Match Waiver Request Form 3
Grant Performance Report Form 1
Guaranty Agencies Security Self-assessment and Attestation 1
Health Education Assistance Loan Program: Forms 2
High School Equivalency Program Annual Performance Report 2
High School and Beyond 2022 Base-Year Full-Scale Study Data Collection and First Follow-up Field Test Sampling, Tracking, and Recruitment 2
Higher Education Act Title II Report Cards on State Teacher Credentialing and Preparation 1
Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund I, II and III Data Collection Form 1
Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Improper Payments Information Form 2
Historically Black Colleges and Universities Scholar Recognition Program 1
Impact Aid Electronic Data Collection (EDC) Program Questionnaire 1
Impact Aid Electronic Data Collection Program Questionnaire 1
Impact Evaluation of Departmentalized Instruction in Elementary Schools 2
Impact Evaluation of Teacher Residency Programs 2
Impact Evaluation of Training in Multi-Tiered Systems of Support for Reading in Early Elementary School 1
Implementation of Title I/II-A Program Initiatives 1
Implementation of Title I/II-A Program Initiatives - Preliminary Activities 1
Income Based Repayment--Notifications 1
Income Driven Repayment Plan Request for the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loans and Federal Family Education Loan Programs 2
Maintenance-of-Effort Requirements and Waiver Requests under the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund and the Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund 2
Migrant Student Information Exchange User Application Form 2
National Assessment of Educational Progress 2021 School Survey 1
National Assessment of Educational Progress 2021 Update 2 1
National Assessment of Educational Progress 2022 Materials Update #1 1
National Blue Ribbon Schools Program 1
National Evaluation of the 2019 Comprehensive Centers Program Grantees 1
National Implementation Study of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants 1
National Public Education Financial Survey 2019-2021: Common Core of Data 1
National Study to Inform the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Program 3
National Survey of Charter School Facilities 1
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Peer Reviewer Data Form 2
Pell Grant Reporting under the Common Origination and Disbursement System 2
Performance Report for Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need Program 1
Performance report for Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need Program 1
Pre-Authorized Debit Account Brochure and Application 1
Privacy Act Request Form 2
Private School Universe Survey 2019-20 and 2021-22 2
Program for International Student Assessment 2022 Main Study Recruitment and Field Test 1
Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies Cycle II 2022 Operational Field Test 1
Progress in International Reading Literacy Study Main Study Data Collection 1
Quarterly Budget and Expenditure Reporting under CARES Act 1
Randolph-Sheppard Financial Relief and Restoration Payments Appropriation 2
Reaffirmation Agreement 2
Recipient's Funding Certification and Agreement (Proprietary Schools) 1
Required Proprietary Institution Certification Form 1
Rural, Insular, Native Achievement Programs Progress Update - Outlying Areas and the Republic of Palau 1
Rural, Insular, and Native Achievement Programs Progress Update Protocol 2
Safer Schools and Campuses Best Practices Clearinghouse 2
School Pulse Panel Data Collection 1
School Pulse Panel Preliminary Activities 1
Servicemembers Civil Relief Act; Interest Rate Limitation Request 1
Statewide Longitudinal Data System Survey 2021-2023 1
Student Assistance General Provisions - Subpart K - Cash Management 1
Study of Financial Aid Supports for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs Students 1
Survey on Use of Funds 1
Teacher Cancellation Low Income Directory 1
The College Assistance Migrant Program Annual Performance Report 2
Third Party Authorization Form 1
Title I, Part A Accountability Waiver Requests for School Year 2020-2021 1
Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study Field Test Data Collection and Main Study Sampling, Recruitment, and Data Collection 2
Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study Field Test Sampling and Recruitment 2
U.S. Department of Education Grant Performance Report Form 1
US Department of Education Pre-Authorized Debit Account Brochure and Application 1
Voluntary Decline of Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds Form 1
Work Colleges Application and Agreement 1

Annual Notice of Interest Rates:

Application Period:

Applications for New Authorities:

Innovative Assessment Demonstration Authority 1

Applications for New Awards:

Activities for Traditionally Underserved Populations 1
Alaska Native Education Program 1
Alaska Native Education Program; Corrections 1
Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian; Serving Institutions Program 1
American History and Civics Education National Activities Program 1
American History and Civics Education--Presidential and Congressional Academies for American History and Civics 1
American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Training and Technical Assistance Center 1
American Rescue Plan - American Indian Resilience in Education 1
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Program 1
Assistance for Arts Education Program 1
Assistance for Arts Education Program; Corrections 1
Business and International Education Program 1
Child Care Access Means Parents in School Program 1
Disability Innovation Fund; Career Advancement Initiative Model Demonstration Project, Corrections 1
Education Innovation and Research Program - Early-phase Grants 1
Education Innovation and Research Program--Expansion-phase Grants 1
Education Innovation and Research Program--Mid-phase Grants 1
Education Research and Special Education Research Grant Programs 1
Educational Opportunity Centers Program 1
Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities Program - Captioned and Described Educational Media Center 1
Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities Program; Television Access Projects 1
Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities, Stepping-up Technology Implementation 1
Equity Assistance Centers 1
Equity Assistance Centers Program; Withdrawal and Cancellation 1
Expanding Opportunity through Quality Charter Schools Program: Grants for Credit Enhancement for Charter School Facilities 1
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program 1
Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program 1
Full-Service Community Schools Program 1
Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education; Supplemental Assistance to Institutions of Higher Education 1
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (Partnership Grants) 1
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (State Grants) 1
Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need 1
Hispanic Serving Institutions Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and Articulation Program; Correction 1
Hispanic-Serving Institutions STEM and Articulation Program 1
Impact Aid Discretionary Construction Grant Program 1
Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs, Professional Development Grants Program 1
Innovative Approaches to Literacy Program 1
Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program 1
National Comprehensive Center on Improving Literacy for Students with Disabilities 1
National Professional Development Program 1
Native American-Serving Nontribal Institutions Program 1
Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education Program 1
Native Hawaiian Education Program 1
Office of Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies 1
Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities; Interdisciplinary Preparation in Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services for Personnel Serving Children with Disabilities who have High-Intensity Needs 1
Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities; Preparation of Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services Leadership Personnel 1
Postsecondary Programs for Students with Intellectual Disabilities-National Technical Assistance and Dissemination Center Program 1
Predominantly Black Institutions Competitive Grant Program 1
Promise Neighborhoods Program 1
Promise Neighborhoods Program; Corrections 1
Rehabilitation Short-Term Training: Client Assistance Program; Correction 1
Rehabilitation Short-Term Training: Client Assistance Program 1
Rehabilitation Training; Disability Innovation Fund, Career Advancement Initiative Model Demonstration Project 1
Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Education Policy and Practice, and the Transformative Research in the Education Sciences Grant Programs; Reopening 1
Small, Rural School Achievement Program; Deadline for Fiscal Year 2021 1
Strengthening Institutions Program 1
Supplemental Assistance to Institutions of Higher Education; Correction 1
Teacher and School Leader Incentive Program 1
Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities and Technical Assistance on State Data Collection--National Assessment Center 1
Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities--National Center for Students with Disabilities Who Require Intensive Intervention 1
Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities; Model Demonstration Projects to Improve Services and Results for Infants, Toddlers, and Children with Disabilities 1
Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities; Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities; and Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities Programs, National Technical Assistance Center for Postsecondary Education and Training for Individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing 1
Training and Information for Parents of Children with Disabilities; Community Parent Resource Centers 1
Training of Interpreters for Individuals Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Individuals Who Are DeafBlind Program 1
Training of Interpreters for Individuals Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing and Individuals Who Are DeafBlind Program; Correction 2

Applications for Proprietary Institutions under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund:

Arbitration Panel Decisions under the Randolph-Sheppard Act 1

Clarification on Reopening the Application Period for Certain Applicants Under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund; Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act 1

Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act Supplemental Aid to Institutions of Higher Education Application 1

Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act Supplemental Aid to Institutions of Higher Education Application:

Correction 1

Early Implementation of the FAFSA Simplification Act's Removal of Requirements for Title IV Eligibility Related to Selective Service Registration and Drug-Related Convictions 1

Eligibility Designations and Applications for Waiving Eligibility Requirements:

Federal Need Analysis Methodology for the 2022-23 Award Year:

Final Priorities and Definitions:

Education Innovation and Research--COVID-19 and Equity 1

Free Application for Federal Student Aid Information to be Verified for the 2022-2023 Award Year 1

Funding Availability:

Hearing:

Title IX of the Education Amendments 1

Interpretation Regarding Period of Allowable Expenses for Funds Administered under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Program 1

Inviting Applications for Funds:

Inviting Publishers to Submit Tests for a Determination of Suitability for Use in the National Reporting System for Adult Education 1

Meetings 2

Meetings:

National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity 2
National Assessment Governing Board 1
President's Advisory 1776 Commission 1
Work Colleges Expenditure Report 1

National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity; Members 1

Peer Review Opportunities:

Privacy Act; Matching Program 5

Privacy Act; Matching Program; Correction 1

Privacy Act; Matching Programs 1

Privacy Act; System of Records 2

Public Posting Requirement of Grant Information for Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Grantees 1

Reopening the Fiscal Year 2021 Competition for Certain Eligible Applicants:

Education Innovation and Research Program--Early-phase Grants 1

Reopening the Fiscal Year 2021 Competition for Certain Eligible Applicants; National Comprehensive Center on Improving Literacy for Students With Disabilities 1

Reopening the Fiscal Year 2022 Competition for Certain Eligible Applicants:

Education Research and Special Education Research Grant Programs 1

Request for Applications:

Request for Comments:

Request for Information:

Request for Nominations:

Rescission of Outdated Guidance Documents 1

Senior Department Official's Decisions 1

Service Contract Inventory for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 1

Submission of Data by State Educational Agencies:

Teacher and School Leader Incentive Program 1

Third-Party Access to the Department’s Information Technology Systems and Notice of Criminal Penalties for Misuse of Access Devices 1

Title VI Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program Application 1

Updating the Science Assessment Framework for the 2028 National Assessment of Educational Progress 1

William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program: