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Innovative Ideas Receive Funding in DoDEA Europe’s Kaiserslautern School District

The Kaiserslautern District Superintendent’s Office awarded $20,000 to support innovative teaching and learning models. $mart Money was conceived as a motivational agent to allow inspired educators to further develop innovative methods and practices for teaching and learning in their classrooms.

Dunham Selected as DoDEA Kaiserslautern District Superintendent

Dr. Dell McMullen, Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Europe Director, has named Dr. Liz Dunham as the DoDEA Kaiserslautern District Superintendent.

Kaiserslautern District Superintendent to Attend National Meeting of Innovative School Leaders

Kaiserslautern District Superintendent Dell McMullen will join a select group of national education leaders to share ideas and develop action plans for using technology to support teaching and learning.

DoDEA Educator to Tour Peruvian Schools

The NEA Foundation named Alina Rozanski, a 6-8 grade Choir teacher at Netzaberg Middle School in Grafenwoehr, Germany, as a 2015 NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellow. With this honor, Rozanski joins a unique class of 33 award-winning public school educators who will spend a year building their global competency skills, or the capacity and disposition to understand and act on issues of global significance.

Innovative Ideas Receive Funding

The Kaiserslautern District Superintendent’s Office has awarded over $30,000 to support innovative teaching and learning models for 21st Century Schools.

Europe’s Kaiserslautern District participates in League of Innovative Schools meeting

Dr. Dell McMullen, Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe Kaiserslautern District superintendent recently joined more than 150 innovative superintendents, school leaders, and representatives from businesses and nonprofits, in the nation’s capital for the League of Innovative Schools Fall 2014 Meeting.

DoDDS-Europe names new Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment

Dr. Joan Islas has been selected as the new Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment.

SHAPE community schools to experience a transformative new school year

The day the SHAPE community has been waiting for since 2012 will soon be upon them.

Cannon brothers awarded scholarship to Space Academy

Andrew and Sean Cannon of Spangdahlem Air Force Base, Germany, have been awarded a scholarship to attend Space Camp® at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.

Student Selected to Study Arabic Abroad

Lillie Sullivan, a high school student in APO, AE, has been awarded a National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) scholarship for 2014-2015. Lillie will study Arabic in Morocco for the Summer.

Ramstein Middle School takes top honors in 2014 DoDDS MATHCOUNTS competition

The “Mathletes” from Ramstein Middle School walked with the top honors in the 2014 DoDDS MATHCOUNTS State Competition.

DoDDS-Europe, Kaiserslautern District Accepted into Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools

Today Digital Promise, a national, independent nonprofit organization authorized by Congress to accelerate innovation in education, announced DoDDS-Europe, Kaiserslautern District as one of nine new members accepted into the League of Innovative Schools.

AFN Partnering With Overseas Schools to Help Stop Bullying

Three Defense Media Activity (DMA) organizations and Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA ) schools in the Pacific and Europe are syncing entertainment with command information and social media to help stop bullying.

DoDDS-Europe announces top teachers for School Year 2014/2015

DoDDS-Europe officials have announced the district teachers of the year for SY 2014/2015.

Implementation of Google Apps for Education pushes DoDDS-Europe closer to 21st Century

WIESBADEN, Germany – As advances in technology continue to mold society in how people live, work and play, reliance on internet-based technologies has grown exponentially.

Six DoDDS Europe math and science teachers selected as finalists for Presidential award

WIESBADEN, Germany – Six teachers from Department of Defense Dependents Schools Europe have been selected as finalists for Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Program.

With Heidelberg closure, DoDDS-Europe will reduce number of districts to four

With the scheduled closure of the military installations in Heidelberg, the Office of the District Superintendent located at Patrick Henry Village and all three schools in Heidelberg will close at the end of June 2013.

Vilseck High School to host International Robotics competition

On March 16, 2013, First Tech Challenge robotics teams from the European theater will converge at Vilseck High School at Rose Barracks for a robotics tournament.

DoDDS Europe selects assistant superintendents for Kaiserslautern and Bavaria districts

DoDDS Europe has selected the new assistant superintendents for the Kaiserslautern and Bavaria districts.

DoDDS-Europe celebrates 30th Anniversary of the Jazz Seminar

January 13-18, DoDDS Europe will conduct its 30th Jazz Seminar at Ramstein Air Base. The event will culminate with performances at Kaiserslautern and Ramstein High Schools and the Stadthalle in Landstuhl.

DoDDS-Europe announces possible breach of information in four schools

In late-October, DoDDS-Europe became aware of the theft of computer memory devices that may have included personal information related to students and sponsors from School Years 2002-03 through this school year.

DoDDS-Europe announces new Bavaria District Superintendent

The Department of Defense Dependents Schools Europe announced the selection of Dr. Elizabeth Dunham as the new Bavaria District Superintendent. Dunham is currently the Assistant Superintendent in the Kaiserslautern District, a position she had held since August 2008.

DoDDS-Europe announces two key leadership additions

The Department of Defense Dependents Schools Europe last week, announced the addition of two key senior leaders.

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Deployed parents can watch the 2012 DoDDS-Europe high school graduations live

Deployed parents can watch the 2012 DoDDS-Europe high school graduations live

Feltwell Elementary School teacher loses battle with leukemia.

It is with great sorrow that DoDDS-Europe announces the passing on May 10, 2011 of Catherine Annette Minger-Croton, a much loved teacher at Feltwell Elementary School.

DoDDS Europe names teachers of the year

As the school year comes to a close, the Department of Defense Dependents Schools Europe named the top teachers in each of its five districts.

DoDDS Europe looking for applicants to fill positions at new Schweinfurt High School

The Department of Defense Education Activity school system is looking for highly motivated applicants within the local commuting area of Schweinfurt, Germany. Interested applicants can access the vacancy announcements at: www.eu.dodea.edu/hr/vacancies.

DoDDS Europe to open new high school in Schweinfurt community for school year 2011-12

The Department of Defense Education Activity announced today the establishment of a high school in the Schweinfurt community.

DoDDS-Europe to alter plan for Mannheim schools as student population reduces

DoDDS-Europe has revised its transformation plans for Mannheim schools, as the student population there continues to reduce.

Thursday, June 23, 2016 |DoDEA PAC-South |
Air Force Association Keystone Chapter selects DoDEA Teacher of the Year

Maryanne Tirinnanzi, secondary science teacher at Lester Middle School, was recently selected as the The Air Force Association Keystone Chapter and State Teacher of the Year.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific names 2016 Volunteer Excellence Award recipients

DoDEA Pacific Director Ms Lois Rapp recently announced the selection of the 2016 DoDEA Pacific Volunteer Excellence Award winners.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific Japan District student selected as 2016 US Presidential Scholar

Yuuta Kendall from Department of Defense Education Activity’s E.J. King High School was recently selected as a 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholar

Thursday, April 21, 2016 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific Director promoted to Senior Executive Service

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific students gain leadership experience, earn awards at Harvard Model Congress Asia 2016

Monday, September 14, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
Kinnick High School Navy JROTC cadet receives prestigious national award

YOKOSUKA, Japan — Department of Defense Education Activity Japan District student and Navy JROTC Master Chief Petty Officer Cadet Caycelyn Badiola received the Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement Sept. 1 at the Benny Decker Theater during a Kinnick High School assembly.

Thursday, June 11, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific “Mathletes” compete in 2015 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition

Department of Defense Pacific Activity “Mathletes” Annette Belleman from Edgren Middle/High School and Joshua Lovejoy from Seoul American Middle School attended the 2015 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition in Boston May 7-10.

Monday, June 8, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific students earn opportunity to compete in 2015 National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA scholars at Lester Middle School make history through science

Sunday, April 19, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
2015 Far East LinguaFest: an adventure in any language

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific “Mathletes” prepare for 2015 National MATHCOUNTS competition

Thursday, March 5, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
Edgren High School Nurse Selected as OSHNA School Nurse of the Year

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan — Karen Baker, a school nurse with the Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific’s Edgren High School, was recently selected as the Overseas School Health Nurses Association 2015 School Nurse of the Year.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
Competition increases for 2015 DoDEA Pacific “Mathletes”

OKINAWA, Japan — More than 80 students from 22 DoDEA Pacific schools in Japan, Okinawa and South Korea participated in the MATHCOUNTS 2015 Pacific Chapter Competition on Feb. 4

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific Student Selected to Prestigious United States Senate Youth Program

Saturday, January 24, 2015 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific students gain international government leadership experience at Harvard Model Congress Asia 2015

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 |DoDEA Pacific |
U.S. Secretary of the Air Force visits Civil Air Patrol and JROTC students at Yokota High School

Sunday, September 28, 2014 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific teacher becomes state-level finalist in National awards program

A Department of Defense Education Activity Korea District teacher was recently selected as a state-level finalist in The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching—an honor reserved for the most distinguished mathematics and science teachers in the United States.

Thursday, September 11, 2014 |DoDEA Pacific |
Allen named superintendent for the DoDEA Korea District

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 |DoDEA Pacific |
Coyle named DoDEA Pacific Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

DoDEA Pacific Director Dr. Linda Curtis announced today the selection of Dr. Gael Coyle as DoDEA Pacific Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment.

Friday, August 15, 2014 |DoDEA Pacific |
DoDEA Pacific names 2014 Volunteer Excellence Award recipients