Description: Seal of the United States Department of Education. The seal was introduced on May 7, 1980, and is described in law as:Standing upon a mound, an oak tree with black trunk and limbs and green foliage in front of a gold rising sun, issuing gold rays on a light blue disc, enclosed by a dark blue border with gold edges bearing the inscription "DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION" above a star at either side of the words "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" in smaller letters in the base; letters and stars in white. More information here and 34 CFR Part 3.
Title: Seal of the United States Department of Education
Credit: Extracted from PDF file here.
Author: Original seal by the U.S. Army Heraldry Directorate
Permission: Public domain (though non-copyright restrictions apply; see 34 CFR Part 3).
Usage Terms: Public domain
License: Public domain
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