News Posts: Biography

Biography of Faatimah Muhammad

Faatimah Muhammad is the Director for the Impact Aid Program in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, at the U.S. Department of Education. Faatimah Muhammad joined the U.S. Department of Education in 2015. Most recently she served as a supervisory education program specialist in the Office of School Support and Accountability in the Office […]

Biography of Marilyn Hall

Marilyn Hall is the Director for the Impact Aid Program. She has served the Impact Aid Program for over 25 years, most recently as Program Support Group Leader since 2005, supervising a team of 12 and managing the Impact Aid System, the program’s information technology asset. She also has been responsible for federal property eligibility […]

Senior Leadership Biographies

JAMES F. LANE, Ed. D. Senior Advisor, Office of the Secretary, Delegated the Authority to Perform the Functions and Duties of the Assistant Secretary, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education  Dr. James Lane most recently served as Virginia’s 25th Superintendent of Public Instruction, a position appointed by the Governor of Virginia.  Prior to this appointment, Dr. Lane […]

5/23-5/24 Safe & Supportive Schools Webinar Event: “Implementing New Programs—The Impact of Current Practice”

The Safe and Supportive Schools Technical Assistance Center (SSSTA), supported by the Office of Safe and Healthy Students in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, announces its next Implementation Webinar Series event, “Implementing New Programs—The Impact of Current Practice.” It will be offered twice to accommodate schedules: Session 1: Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 4:00 […]

Announcing the Relaunch of Stop Bullying website

  unveiled a revitalized Stop Bullying website – – on March 30, 2012 to encourage children, parents, educators, and communities to take action to stop and prevent bullying. The website provides a map with detailed information on state laws and policies, interactive webisodes and videos for young people, practical strategies for schools and communities to […]