[Federal Register: March 2, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 42)]
[Page 11293-11294]
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National Educational Research Policy and Priorities Board;
Quarterly Meeting

AGENCY: National Educational Research Policy and Priorities Board;

ACTION: Notice of Meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a
forthcoming quarterly meeting of the National Educational Research
Policy and Priorities Board. Notice of this meeting is required under
Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This document
is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend
the meeting.

DATES: March 16, 2000.

TIME: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

LOCATION: Room 100, 80 F St., NW., Washington, DC 20208-7564.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thelma Leenhouts, Designated Federal
Official, National Educational Research Policy and Priorities Board,
Washington, DC 20208-7564. Tel.: (202) 219-2065; fax (202) 219-1528; e-
mail: Thelma__Leenhouts@ed.gov, or nerpph@ed.gov. The main telephone
number for the Board is (202) 208-0692.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Educational Research Policy and
Priorities Board is authorized by Section 921 of the Educational
Research, Development, Dissemination, and Improvement Act of 1994. The
Board works collaboratively with the Assistant Secretary for the Office
of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI) to forge a national
consensus with respect to a long-term agenda for educational research,
development, and dissemination, and to provide advice and assistance to
the Assistant Secretary in administering the duties of the Office. The
meeting is open to the public. Individuals who will need accommodations
for a disability in order to attend the meeting (i.e., interpreting
services, assistive listening devices, materials in alternative format)
should notify Thelma Leenhouts at (202) 219-2065 by no later than March
9. We will attempt to meet requests after this date, but cannot
guarantee availability of the requested accommodation. The meeting site
is accessible to individuals with disabilities.

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    The Board will hear reports from the Assistant Secretary for OERI
and from the chair and executive director. The Board will review its
recommendations for the reauthorization of OERI and consider proposals
for a major study of the infrastructure of educational research and
    A final agenda will be available from the Board office on March 9,
and will be posted on the Board's web site, http://www.ed.gov/offices/
    Records are kept of all Board proceedings and are available for
public inspection at the office of the National Educational Research
Policy and Priorities Board, Suite 100, 80 F St., NW, Washington, DC

    Dated: February 28, 2000.
Eve M. Bither,
Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 00-5013 Filed 3-1-00; 8:45 am]