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OPEPD: Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development
   Current Section  Policy/Program Studies
Policy and Program Studies Service

Policy and Program Studies Service (PPSS) focuses on education policy analysis and evaluation of programs.


  • Analyzes current and proposed education policy,
  • Directs the development of policy for legislative proposals and program reauthorizations using policy analysis, performance measures, and evaluation studies,
  • Designs, conducts, and reports on evaluations to describe program operations and outcomes to promote program improvement,
  • Provides technical expertise in formula development, modeling, forecasting, and trends analysis, and
  • Provides technical and analytic support for special projects both domestic and international.

PPSS Contents

Last Modified: 05/14/2013