FOIA Request: Education Department

Josh Keefe filed this request with the U.S. Department of Education of the United States of America.
Tracking # 17 -02476- F
Due Sept. 12, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Josh Keefe

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I'm requesting all correspondence between any email addresses ending in "" (so all official Department of Education email addresses) and any "" email addresses.

I'm also requesting any and all emails sent or received from Department of Education email addresses that contain the words/phrases "Neurocore" "Brain training" "neurofeedback" or "biofeedback."

I am a professional journalist working full time for the International Business Times and Newsweek Media Group. If you have any questions, I can be reached at or 207-356-7660.

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.


Josh Keefe

From: Josh Keefe

Hello, I just wanted to follow up on my FOIA request from August 14, 2017. Can you acknowledge that my request has been received?

Thank you!

From: ED FOIA Manager

Dear Josh Keefe,

Your acknowledgment letter was emailed to<> on August 17th. We have attached it again for your review.

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920<>