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The OIG is committed to transparency in our work and to providing the public with free resources to help protect ED funds, programs, and operations from fraud, waste, abuse, public corruption, and other criminal activity. Click on the links below for information on OIG Congressional testimony and reports to Congress, our annual work plans, specialized work, and our free fraud materials on awareness and prevention, trainings, and other resources. 

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Congressional Reports

Testimony and reports to Congress, including our Semiannual Reports to Congress.

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Annual Plans

Annual plans present the major initiatives and priorities we intend to undertake each year.

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Specialized Work

Information on OIG oversight work specific to the pandemic and disaster recovery.

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Free Materials

Free materials to help you identify, report, and help stop Federal education fraud.

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Free Training

Free online fraud awareness and prevention trainings and training opportunities.

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Eye on ED Podcast

Episodes on OIG work and efforts, including how to identify and report fraud.

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Whistleblower Protections

Information on whistleblower protections and how to file your report with the OIG.

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Freedom of Information Act

Information on how to file a Freedom of Information Act request with the OIG.


News and Updates

News and updates from the OIG, press releases, and new products and services.

For more information, please contact the OIG Public Affairs Office.