The Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS) (formerly Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools (OSDFS) is a subdivision within the United States Department of Education that is responsible for assisting drug and violence prevention activities within the nation's schools.

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  • 7 Options to Consider if You Didn’t Receive Enough Financial Aid
      The reality of paying for college is that many families find themselves struggling to cover the entire college bill, despite having already filed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form and receiving federal, state, and school-based financial aid and scholarships. If you find yourself in this position, here are some ideas to consider and places Continue Reading The post 7 Opti...
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  • The Leadership Imperative
    During my tenure as the Washington Principal Ambassador Fellow, I have found myself frequently reminded of a hard truth: teachers do not quit students or schools, they quit leaders. Teacher shortages are a national concern within the educational landscape. According to the Learning Policy Institute report, 40 states, as well as the District of Columbia, reported Continue Reading The post The Leade...
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  • Something Borrowed: How Marriage Impacts Your Student Loans
    Recently married? Getting married soon? Congratulations! Weddings can require a lot of planning, and you probably already have a ton on your plate, but there is one item you may not have on your to-do list that I recommend you add—figuring out how getting married can impact your student loans. Now that you’ve read the Continue Reading The post Something Borrowed: How Marriage Impacts Your Student ...
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  • Student Chefs Cook up Nutrition and Great Taste at ED
    Eight teams of student chefs from across the country converged on the U.S. Department of Education (ED) headquarters recently to be judged on their efforts to create innovative and healthy menus for school lunches that would appeal to their fellow students. The teams were national finalists in the Healthy Schools Campaign Cooking Up Change competition. Continue Reading The post Student Chefs Cook ...
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  • ED in the Field ~ School Visit: Imagine Andrews
    It is not every day that ED staff is granted the opportunity to enter into a classroom and observe elementary students engaging in lesson plans and sharing thought-provoking discussions with their classmates. For several ED staff, the opportunity presented itself through the ED in the Field ~ School Visit program. ED in the Field ~ Continue Reading The post ED in the Field ~ School Visit: Imagine ...
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  • 9 Myths About the FSA ID
    The FSA ID is a username and password that students, parents, and borrowers must use to log on to certain U.S. Department of Education websites such as fafsa.gov, StudentAid.gov, and StudentLoans.gov. The FSA ID is a secure way to access and sign important documents without using personally identifiable information. ​ As with any new process, Continue Reading The post 9 Myths About the FSA ID appe...
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  • John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration an Opportunity to Strengthen Civic Engagement
    “Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You – Ask What You Can Do For Your Country.” – President John F. Kennedy, 1961 This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the birth of one of the most celebrated presidents in our nation’s history, John F. Kennedy. To commemorate the occasion, the John F. Kennedy Library Continue Reading The post John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration an Opportunity to Streng...
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  • “What Is Education?” Elevated Thought Students Respond Via the Arts
    For students from Lawrence, Massachusetts, the answer to “What is education?” comes best through the arts — painting, drawing, photography, narrative, poetry, music, and film – and through their own context as passionate learners in a historically immigrant, low-income community north of Boston. Eight Lawrence students, along with their adult mentors from Elevated Thought and Continue Reading The ...
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  • Apprenticeship Program Helps Students Find And Fund Their Passions
    Ask anyone in America what they would expect to see when walking through an American high school, and the last thing they’d probably say is a group of students building a house! Yet that’s exactly what goes on each and every day at the Academy of Construction and Design (ACAD), located at the Integrated Design Continue Reading The post Apprenticeship Program Helps Students Find And Fund Their Pass...
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  • What the World Can Teach Us: International Lessons on Choice and Innovation in Education
    Every student in the United States deserves a great education. And, every parent in this country – regardless of background, income or zip code – deserves the right to choose the school that is best for his or her child. To achieve that goal, Secretary DeVos has called for “a transformation that will open up Continue Reading The post What the World Can Teach Us: International Lessons on Choice and...
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  • U.S. Department of Education Launches Revamped IDEA Website
    The new and improved Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) website has arrived! During the last two months, more than 130 of you have taken the time to offer thoughtful feedback as to what you would like to see in a revamped IDEA website. Thank you for your important and informative comments. With your input Continue Reading The post U.S. Department of Education Launches Revamped IDEA...
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  • Sixth Cohort of U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Announced
    On May 4th, the U.S. Department of Education named the 2017 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools (ED-GRS), District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary Sustainability Awardees. Across the country, 45 schools, nine districts, and nine postsecondary institutions are being honored for their innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wel...
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  • A Passion for Her Students’ Success: National Teacher of the Year Sydney Chaffee
    At the end of each school year, I use my final class to share a last lecture on things I learned from my students.  They are generally surprised by the concept of a teacher learning, but teachers are by nature learners, always seeking new opportunities to grow. Recently, I had one of those opportunities when Continue Reading The post A Passion for Her Students’ Success: National Teacher of the Yea...
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  • The President’s Budget: Simplifying Funding for Postsecondary Education
    “Go forth into the world and turn your hopes and dreams into action. America has always been the land of dreams because America is a nation of true believers.” – President Trump, Liberty University 2017 Commencement   In today’s world, one important key to success – one way for more Americans to turn their dreams Continue Reading The post The President’s Budget: Simplifying Funding for Postseconda...
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  • The President’s Budget: Maintaining Support for our Most Vulnerable Students
    “We must never lose sight of our mission: providing each child with the chance to pursue a great education in a safe and nurturing environment.” – Secretary Betsy DeVos, March 20, 2017   President Trump believes that every student – regardless of background or circumstance – deserves to fulfill his or her potential. High-quality educational Continue Reading The post The President’s Budget: Maintai...
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  • The President’s Budget: Empowering Parents by Expanding Education Choice
    “Our nation’s commitment is to provide a quality education to every child to serve the public, common good. Accordingly, we must shift the paradigm to think of education funding as investments made in individual children, not in institutions or buildings.”– Secretary Betsy DeVos, March 29, 2017   From the beginning, the Trump Administration’s number one Continue Reading The post The President’s Bu...
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  • Police Week: Appreciating Our Peace Officers and the Role of Career and Technical Education
      President John F. Kennedy, in 1962, proclaimed May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which it falls as Police Week. In 2017, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) is proud to once again celebrate Police Week and to especially thank the police who help keep schools safe. In addition, ED Continue Reading The post Police Week: Appreciating Our Peace Officers and the Role of Career a...
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  • Staff Selfies with Secretary DeVos
    As new Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has been settling in to her new job, she has been meeting ED career staff and learning about their contributions to the agency.  Several quick-fingered staffers have snapped fun, informal photos and selfies with ED’s new leader, and Inside ED has collected several of their smiling photos here. Continue Reading The post Staff Selfies with Secretary DeVos ap...
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  • Important Information about the IRS Data Retrieval Tool
    The IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) provides tax data that automatically fills in information for part of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), as well as the income-driven repayment plan application for federal student loan borrowers. To protect sensitive taxpayer data, the IRS Data Retrieval Tool on fafsa.gov and StudentLoans.gov will be unavailable Continue Reading The post Impor...
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  • 3 Tips for Understanding and Comparing Financial Aid Offers
    Congratulations! You’ve been accepted to multiple schools. Now you need to determine which schools are most affordable so you can factor school cost into your decision. If you listed a school on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form and have been offered admission by that school, the school’s financial aid office will Continue Reading The post 3 Tips for Understanding and Com...
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  • 8 Things to Do After You Fill Out the FAFSA® Form
    So, you’ve completed the 2017–18 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form. It’s time to sit back and wait for your financial aid offers, right? Not quite. In fact, there’s still plenty to do! Here are 8 things you need to do AFTER you submit your application.   1. Find your Expected Family Contribution Continue Reading The post 8 Things to Do After You Fill Out the FAFSA® Form appear...
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  • National Reentry Week: Our Visit to SCI-Pine Grove’s College in Prison Classroom
    “Education Is the Most Powerful Weapon Which You Can Use to Change the World” — Nelson Mandela National Reentry Week was April 23-29, during which Pennsylvania Department of Corrections leadership visited a program that history very well may judge has the most effective intervention yet at reducing the likelihood of future crimes being committed by Continue Reading The post National Reentry Week: ...
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  • Cleveland’s Project Lead the Way Is Making a Real World Impact
    In the coming decades students will join a workforce that is creative and innovative; many of them will use computers and technology to solve real-world problems. Students will need to be equipped with the skills and knowledge to help them take risks, collaborate and devise solutions—proficiencies they need for college and careers. Recognizing the importance Continue Reading The post Cleveland’s P...
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  • Learning for Life: Dual Enrollment in Florida is a Win for the State
    Getting the proverbial “jumpstart” on career success is beneficial to our nation’s students and serves as a great tool to explore interests. While there are numerous programs around the country, the state of Florida is a standout with a decades-long history of success with accelerated learning opportunities dating back to the 1970s. Dual enrollment allows Continue Reading The post Learning for Lif...
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  • Thelonious Monk Jazz Informance: A Lesson in Democracy
    The conception of a perfect democracy drove the recent musical performance by students when their peers from nine District of Columbia schools, parents, educators, and ED employees gathered at U.S. Department of Education (ED) headquarters to hear jazz – America’s gift to the world. To celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month, ED hosted its fifth annual jazz Continue Reading The post Thelonious Monk Jazz...
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