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Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth Wright speaks to airmen assigned to the 374th Airlift Wing at Yokota Air Base, Japan, June 13, 2017. JUAN TORRES/U.S. AIR FORCE
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Changes to Air Force PME program prove popular with airmen

Education
July 25, 2017
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — Recent changes to the Air Force’s professional military education program for enlisted airmen were met with enthusiastic praise in work centers, dining...
Petty Officer 2nd Class Raymond Tangi, assigned to Naval Air Facility Atsugi, teaches the months of the year in English to elementary students at Terao Elementary School for the Assisted Language Teaching Program. JUSTIN SMELLEY/U.S. NAVY

US sailors help students in Japan practice their English

Education
July 24, 2017
GLENDALE, Calif. (Tribune News Service) — A U.S. Navy sailor who moved to Glendale at a young age is helping elementary school students in Japan hone their English as part of a...

Scholarships for Military Children Program announces winners

Education
July 21, 2017
Commissaries are an integral part of the quality of life offered to service members and their families.
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GI Bill expansion, identical to House legislation, introduced in Senate

Education
July 21, 2017
WASHINGTON — One week after a sweeping expansion of veterans’ education benefits was introduced in the House and fast-tracked to a vote, an identical bill was introduced Thursday...
A Marine reads college pamphlets at the Education Center aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, in this July 2013 photo. DONOVAN LEE/U.S. MARINE CORPS

Momentum builds for GI Bill reform package to benefit thousands

Education
July 21, 2017
The House and Senate Veterans’ Affairs committees are moving with surprising speed and unanimity to correct inequities under the Post-9/11 GI Bill and boost or restore education...

DoDEA names Dr. Judith Minor as new Associate Director

Education
July 19, 2017
ALEXANDRIA, VA — July 18, 2017 — Thomas M. Brady, Director, Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA), announced today the selection of Dr. Judith A.