The White House said President Trump intends to nominate Michael Wooten, the senior advisor for acquisitions at the Department of Education’s Federal Student Aid office, to lead the Office of Federal Procurement Policy.
The Office of Management and Budget is launching a cyber reskilling academy to identify the next generation of IT talent from those already working in the ranks of the federal government.
Jason Gray, the Education Department’s chief information officer, joined Federal News Radio’s Ask the CIO for an online chat.
GSA’s Rob Coen took on a new role as OASIS program manager, while HUD’s Chad Cowan is the new acting assistant secretary for administration.
A construction accident caused the electricity to be cut at the Education Department’s Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) headquarters building in Washington, D.C.
The Education Department’s Federal Student Aid Office is launching a mobile app for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to help the agency gain a better view into applicants’ pain points with the form.
The Federal Labor Relations Authority reportedly told the American Federation of Government Employees this week that the Education Department did bargain in “bad faith” when it ended ground rules negotiations and implemented its own management document.
Following the recent rollback of telework agreements at the Education and Agriculture departments, two D.C.-area lawmakers have introduced legislation aimed at protecting and expanding existing agency telework agreements.
With telework agreements scaled back at USDA and Education Department, the future of telework agreements at other agencies may also hang in the balance.
Trump administration proposes merging the education and labor departments as part of a broader government overhaul plan