DoDEA Director offers thoughts on Furloughs

Marilee Fitzgerald on Furloughs

DoDEA Director, Marilee Fitzgerald, addresses common questions related to the upcoming furloughs.

Furlough 1 - On the impact of furloughs




Note: The Department has now approved a furlough of up to 10 days for 11-month employees (administrators and ISSs on a 222-day work schedule), recognizing the unique school-year employment schedule and ensuring equity with other DoD employees. Additional HR guidance will follow for these employees.



Furlough 2 Education is a DoD priority





Furlough 3 Extracurricular Activities will Continue





Furlough 4 Where can parents get more information?