[Federal Register: April 13, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 72)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Department of Education.

SUMMARY: The Leader, Information Management Group, Office of the Chief
Information Officer invites comments on the submission for OMB review
as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before
May 15, 2000.

ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Danny Werfel, Desk
Officer, Department of Education, Office of Management and Budget, 725
17th Street, NW., Room 10235, New Executive Office Building,
Washington, DC 20503 or should be electronically mailed to the internet
address DWERFEL@OMB.EOP.GOV.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act
of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management
and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal agencies and the public an
early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. OMB
may amend or waive the requirement for public consultation to the
extent that public participation in the approval process would defeat
the purpose of the information collection, violate State or Federal
law, or substantially interfere with any agency's ability to perform
its statutory obligations. The Leader, Information Management Group,
Office of the Chief Information Officer, publishes that notice
containing proposed information collection requests prior to submission
of these requests to OMB. Each proposed information collection, grouped
by office, contains the following: (1) Type of review requested, e.g.
new, revision, extension, existing or reinstatement; (2) Title; (3)
Summary of the collection; (4) Description of the need for, and
proposed use of, the information; (5) Respondents and frequency of
collection; and (6) Reporting and/or Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites
public comment.

    Dated: April 7, 2000.
William Burrow,
Leader, Information Management Group, Office of the Chief Information
Officer.

Office of Educational Research and Improvement

    Type of Review: Reinstatement.
    Title: 2000-01 Teacher Follow-up Survey.
    Frequency: Clearance is being sought for year 2000 only.
    Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Gov't, SEAs or LEAs;
Businesses or other for-profit; Not-for-profit institutions.
    Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:

Responses: 8,300.
Burden Hours: 4,616.

    Abstract: This survey of 8,300 public and private elementary and
secondary school teachers is the fourth in a series. It is a follow-up
to the 1999-2000 Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS) and collects data
on public school and private school teachers characteristics and
attitudes, as well as the factors affecting their decisions to stay in,
or leave, the teaching profession.
    Requests for copies of the proposed information collection request
may be accessed from http://edicsweb.ed.gov, or should be addressed to
Vivian Reese, Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Room
5624, Regional Office Building 3, Washington, DC 20202-4651. Requests
may also be electronically mailed to the internet address
OCIO_IMG_Issues@ed.gov or faxed to 202-708-9346. Please specify the
complete title of the information collection when making your request.
Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity requirements
should be directed to Kathy Axt at (202) 708-9346 (fax). Individuals
who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the
Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.

[FR Doc. 00-9175 Filed 4-12-00; 8:45 am]
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