Education

Coping with Standardized Testing Systems When You Change Schools

Whether it's your first move or your fifth, even the most organized military parents need help navigating a new school district's standardized testing system. While the federal No Child Left Behind Ac..

Principles of Excellence — Protect Your Education Experience

The Principles of Excellence are designed to ensure a fulfilling educational experience, provid..

Staying Connected With Your Child’s Teachers During a Deployment

No matter where you are around the country or the world, you can still support your child's edu..

College Scholarships for Military Children and How to Apply

Military families have two scholarships designed just for military kids to help ease rising col..

Ways To Help Your Child Get A Great Education

Supporting a child’s education is one of your most important responsibilities. By cultivating..

Need Money for Higher Education?

Don’t think you can afford college? Think again. In addition to military tuition assistance a..

Voluntary Education Contacts

Contact information for the Department of Defense service-specific Voluntary Education Program ..

What Service Members Should Know When Choosing a College

Thinking about college? You already have the discipline it takes to pursue higher education. Fr..

SMART Scholarship Program Looks To Attract Future Scientists, Engineers

Jacob Dodson understands the dedication and commitment that it takes to defend our nation’s i..

What Do Changes To 529 Plans Mean To Your Military Family?

Congress recently approved changes to the 529 Plan tax code and law that would open it up for..

Supporting Your Child’s Education at Home and School

Supporting a child’s education is one of your most important responsibilities. By cultivating..

How To Foster Great Parent-Teacher Relationships

Growing up, I knew every teacher in my school either by name or by face. And they all knew me. ..

Get Your Child the Right Start With Sure Start

Sure Start is a Department of Defense Education Activity program for command-sponsored children..

Graduate From College In 4 Years With These easy Tips

It may sound counterintuitive, but freshmen college students who take a full load of reasonably..

How To Finance Your Education While Overseas

While it may seem like a lot to earn a graduate degree — both in terms of finances and time ..

DoD Career Programs Offer Great Perks To Students & Recent Grads

The Defense Department is filled with hard-working folks from all ages and backgrounds, but it ..

New $20,000 Scholarship Offered To Military Community

HotelPlanner, an online travel booking company, is offering scholarship opportunities to ten ou..

5 Steps to Prepare for Higher Education

Perhaps you’ve decided to pick up some valuable knowledge. Maybe you’re leaving the service..

Tips For Military Spouses Going Back To School

You’ve made the rewarding choice to go back to school. By pursuing your education goals, you ..

Montgomery GI Bill Rates

The Montgomery GI Bill pays you a set benefit based on the number of classes you are taken, thi..

Align Your Education With Your Career Choice

Did you know that many experts advise making a career choice before deciding on a major? The..