U.S. Department of Education Office of Inspector General
Information for New Administration and Congress
Inspector General Authorities and Responsibilities
Learn more about the statutory authorities and responsibilities of the ED OIG.
Read a report produced by the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency on this subject.
Read the Presidential Transition Handbook produced by the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency.
ED OIG Information
Fact Sheet of ED OIG’s operations, offices, and priorities.
ED OIG Leadership Team
Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Plan
This plan presents the major initiatives that the OIG intends to undertake this fiscal year.
Fiscal Year 2017 Management Challenges
Each year, the Inspectors General are required to issue a report on the most serious management challenges facing their agencies.
Semiannual Report to Congress
Every 6 months, the Inspectors General are required to issue a report to Congress summarizing their activities and accomplishments for that time period. Below are links to our two most recent Semiannual Reports:
- Semiannual Report to Congress No. 72 (October 1, 2015 - March 31, 2016)
- Semiannual Report to Congress No. 71 (April 1, 2015 - September 30, 2015)
Federal Information Security Modernization Act
- FY 2016 Report – To be available November 10, 2016
- FY 2015 Report - PDF (3.51M)