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. Our mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.

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