Communications directives (U.S. Department of Education)

Jamiles Lartey filed this request with the U.S. Department of Education of the United States of America .
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From: Jamiles Lartey

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Any emails or internal memorandum which address agency policy or practices with regards to communications with the public. This is to specifically include, but is not limited to: social media conduct, use of and and all official agency or sub-department Twitter accounts, employee communication with reporters or media, press releases and the publishing of reports, documents or studies.

This request covers the time period Between January 20th, 2017 and the date that this request is received and acknowledged.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Jamiles Lartey

From: Jones, Kim

This is the Department's acknowledgment of your request for information pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), 5 U.S.C. ยง 552. Your request was forwarded to the primary responsible office(s) for action.
Any future correspondence or questions regarding your request, please contact the FOIA Public Liaison at 202-401-8365 or

  • Department of Education FOIA Acknowledgment Letter - 17-00813-F

From: Darby, Linda

From: Short, Jacqueline (Contractor)

Good afternoon:

Please see the attached documents concerning your FOIA request to the Department of Education FOIA Service Center.

FOIA Analyst
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Ave. SW, Room 4C155
Washington, DC 20202-4510

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

Please find attached a final letter and one document responsive to your request. Have a good day.
Best regards,

Michelle L. Smith
Program Manager
Senior FOIA Analyst
FOIA Service Center, OM/OCPO
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Ave. SW, Room 216-52
Washington, DC 20202-4510
FOIA Hotline (202) 401-8365