MEMO TO: North Dakota Educators and the Public
FROM: Robert Bauer, Assessment Director
DATE: September 13, 2017
RE: North Dakota Waiver Application Request
On behalf of the State of North Dakota, the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction will be submitting the waiver application request, specified below, to the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) with respect to Title VI, grants for state assessments and related activities, within Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
The USDE requires states to provide all districts and interested parties in the state with notice and a reasonable opportunity to comment on this waiver request. We are providing this statewide notice by sending an email over the distribution lists and posting the waiver application on the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction’s website. Any public comments must be submitted prior to 5:00 p.m., CT, on September 23, 2017.
- Request to waive the period of availability of FY 2015 Funds under state administered Elementary and Secondary Education Programs.