Dear Colleague letter


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Dear Colleague letter

(1) A letter by the UK Department of Health which conveys general information, policy updates or a request for information or action to a range of NHS and social care audiences.

(2) A letter sent by a Royal College to a doctor at the first “action point” when he/she has failed in two separate rounds of external quality assurance (or seriously failed round one). Such letters require a response in writing from the failing doctor.
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Under the Dear Colleague letter, ED has virtually unlimited discretion in deciding, for example, whether "[s]elective enforcement of a facially neutral policy against students of one race is also prohibited intentional discrimination.
a Dear Colleague Letter on the Civil Rights of Students in Juvenile Justice Residential Facilities; and
BALTIMORE, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind commended the Department of Education for guidelines on Braille instruction issued in a Dear Colleague Letter earlier today.
Last week, Secretary Duncan announced new guidance, in the form of a Dear Colleague letter to states, school districts, and schools, to ensure that students have equal access to educational resources--such as academic and extracurricular programs, strong teaching, technology, other instructional materials, and safe school facilities--regardless of race, color, or national origin, so that they all have equal opportunity to succeed in school, careers, and life.
Congressional representatives signed a bipartisan Dear Colleague letter to the State Department, urging them to reveal information on organ harvesting that they may have obtained from their sources in China.
Separately, the Departments of Education and Justice issued this week a Dear Colleague letter confirming that the decision of the U.
Meanwhile, on Digital Learning Day (February 5), the Department of Education released a Dear Colleague letter to states, offering guidance on ways that existing federal education funds can be leveraged to support schools and educators in the transition to digital learning.
A Dear Colleague letter, describing how schools can meet their legal obligation under federal law to administer student discipline without discriminating against students on the basis of race, color, or national origin.
org/ which has led to its enduring and growing success is the Weekly Activity Packet whereby teachers receive free each week via e-mail, printable, classroom-ready activities, a Dear Colleague letter and other timely ancillary materials, making it easy for them to incorporate Maggie into their curriculum.
Also last week, the Department's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) issued a Dear Colleague letter regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Amendments Act.
The Dear Colleague letter sent today to members of the House of Representatives by the co-chairs of the new organization is available at http://www.
Department of Education (ED) in the Dear Colleague Letter (DCL) GEN-06-02.