From November 18-22, DoDEA will join school districts across the nation in celebrating American Education Week.
November 11 of each year marks the day that we ensure our veterans know that we deeply appreciate the sacrifices they have made in their lives to keep our country free.
DoDEA Honors the commitment and sacrifices made by the families of the nation's service members.
Each November National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month is celebrated in recognition of the many contributions of the original American peoples.
This year Red Ribbon Week will be celebrated October 23-31, 2013.
Every October, we observe National Disability Employment Awareness Month to recognize the contributions, dedication and talents of Americans with disabilities who are a vital part of our workforce.
September 16-20 Schools are asked to use this week to implement instruction (grades PK-12) that highlights the Constitution and citizenship.
The date of September 15 was selected as it is the anniversary of the independence of five Latin American countries - Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua.
Schools are asked to set aside time on September 11 to honor those who lost their lives as a result of the terrorist attacks on America through appropriate ceremonies and service activities.
DoDEA is proud to honor teachers in its 194 schools around the world
during National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 6-10.
DoDEA Schools around the world will join schools all across the United States
in honoring the contribution of school nurses by celebrating National
School Nurse Day on Wednesday, May 8.
Join DoDEA in celebrating the many contributions made by generations of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to America's society and culture.
Safe playgrounds are no accident! National Playground Safety Week is April 21-27, 2013!
DoDEA joins the Department of Defense and the military community in celebrating April as the Month of the Military Child.
March is Women's History Month. During this month, DoDEA celebrates the accomplishments and contributions women have made in the field of education and in the education of women.
Read Across America Day is celebrated every year on March 1st to commemorate the birthday of Theodore Seuss Geisel... You are encouraged to make this a year-long pep rally for reading and read, read, and read some more!
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) is pleased to honor school counselors during the National School Counseling Week. Thank you, DoDEA school counselors, for your dedicated efforts to support the success of our students!
The 2013 theme for African American History Month, celebrated in February, is At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality: The Emancipation Proclamation and the March on Washington
On January 21, 2013, we celebrate and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a federal holiday.