Education

Post-9/11 GI Bill Rates

Education
July 23, 2015

One of the features of the Post-9/11 GI Bill is that the VA will pay your tuition and fees directly to the school. Besides paying your college costs, the Post-9/11 GI Bill will pay you a Monthly Housing Allowance which is based on the military...

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Navy Budget Proposal Closes Most Navy College Offices

Education
July 23, 2015

The Navy is planning to close most of its Navy College offices in CONUS by 2016. The closings are part of a budget cutting reorganization plan the Navy has submitted to the Department of Defense for fiscal year 2017.

The Navy says it can...

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Gabriele Arseneault, center, a German immersion teacher at Landstuhl Elementary Middle School, Germany, reviews a math problem with fellow educators on May 15, 2015, during a training session at the school focused on the new pre-K to 5 math college and career-ready math standards. DODEA schools will implement those standards in classrooms at the start of the upcoming school year. (Jennifer H. Svan/Stars and Stripes)

DODEA brings in experts to get teachers ready for new math curriculum

Education
July 15, 2015

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — The Department of Defense Education Activity is investing millions of dollars to ensure its educators understand and are prepared this fall to teach new math standards to its youngest students.

Pre-kindergarten...

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Hundreds of various study materials for College Level Examination Program and Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support testing are located in the base library on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea on July 2, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Kristin High)

Higher learning important for service members

Education
July 18, 2015

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- "If you don't invest in education, you're not developing the right type of Airmen over time." -- Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Cody during an all-call at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North...

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