Publication Date: May 5, 2010

DCL ID:  ANN-10-17

Subject: Training Recording - Professional Judgment, Session One: An Overview

Summary: This letter announces Federal Student Aid’s recorded training session that provides a complete overview of the use of professional judgment in the administration of the Federal Student Aid Programs.

Dear Colleague:

We are pleased to announce the availability of a recorded training session that provides a complete overview of the professional judgment process. This 50 minute training session is intended for financial aid office personnel who are interested in learning more about the use of professional judgment in the administration of the Federal Student Aid Programs.

The recorded training session includes the following information:

  • Statutory basis and rationale for the authority to use professional judgment

  • Types of professional judgment

  • Prohibitions when exercising professional judgment

  • Examination of recent guidance (Dear Colleague Letters) provided by the U.S. Department of Education (the Department) related to professional judgment

No registration is required to view the recorded training session. To view the session, click on this link:

https://www302.livemeeting.com/cc/fsatraining/view?id=04262810

Note: A recording key is not required to view the session.

To view the PowerPoint slides and transcript of the recorded training session, click on this link:

http://www2.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/training/distanceed/downloads.html

Note: We recommend trainees download and print the PowerPoint slides before beginning the training.

Thank you for your continued interest in and support of our training efforts. If you have questions about this training opportunity, please contact Kevin Campbell at kevin.campbell@ed.gov.

Sincerely,
Jana Hernandes
Service Director, Operations
Federal Student Aid

   

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