Haley Rowe, left, an eighth-grade student at the Bahrain school, and classmates begin work on an assignment handed out by their teacher, Tim Falls, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Classes started earlier this week at the Bahrain School.    Chris Church/Stars and Stripes
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DODEA focuses on new math standards

August 28, 2015
The youngest students in Department of Defense-run schools worldwide will be the first introduced to new math standards, part of a wider rollout of a new curriculum designed to...
Cinderella Castle at dusk. Photo courtesy of Michael Kaplan May 2008

Tokyo Disneyland: The Magic Kingdom in Japan

August 30, 2015
For almost thirty years, Tokyo Disneyland has entertained millions of guests throughout its 115 acres of attractions, shopping areas and restaurants.

Meditating on your chakras

August 28, 2015
Many people associate meditations with Buddhist monks, Indian yogis and Enlightenment, but meditation actually takes many forms and serves as an effective relaxation tool.  While...
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Bark Busters: How to train your dogs in Japan

August 29, 2015
Living in Tokyo brings with it a share of trials and rewards unique to the city.
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