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Recent Connects Articles

Dive deeper into Black history with these resources

Dive deeper into Black history with these resources

February 02, 2023 February is Black History Month. DoDEA employees are encouraged to learn about the African American experience with these training resources.
Teacher of the Year recap with Rachel Guilfoyle

Teacher of the Year recap with Rachel Guilfoyle

February 02, 2023 Rachel Guilfoyle shares her year of service highlighting the many learning, development, networking, and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities she has had from this experience.
EAP February newsletter and webinars

EAP February newsletter and webinars

February 02, 2023 Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services are available 24/7/365. Call 1-866-580-9046. 
Recent leadership appointments across DoDEA 2023

Recent leadership appointments across DoDEA 2023

February 01, 2023 Congratulations to the new leadership appointments in the Americas and Pacific!
Remote work guidance for headquarters employees

Remote work guidance for headquarters employees

February 01, 2023 The new guidance establishes the policy, identifies eligibility criteria, and lays out the process for remote work requests.
Weekly Packet for February 1, 2023

Weekly Packet for February 1, 2023

February 01, 2023 DoDEA provides information on Schoology eLearning Portal being moved from WordPress to Microsoft Azure, College and Career Ready Professional Learning – School Year 2022-23, Contract for Turnitin Antiplagiarism software and Turnitin Draft Coach.
Home Use Programs and Discounts

Home Use Programs and Discounts

January 27, 2023 As a DoD employee, you have access to special discounts including free access to home use subscriptions. Home Use Programs are supported by the vendor – not DoDEA. Please use the support pages for each vendor for technical assistance.
Job vacancy: Hard-to-fill 0415 assessor (special education) in Puerto Rico

Job vacancy: Hard-to-fill 0415 assessor (special education) in Puerto Rico

January 24, 2023 Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico has a hard-to-fill 0415 special education assessor vacancy. Applications will be pulled from EAS Feb. 6, 2023.
Resource for hosting Hour of Code

Resource for hosting Hour of Code

January 24, 2023 Humphreys Middle School students tested and rated hundreds of Hour of Code activities and compiled a list of the most popular ones.
DoDEA students selected for 2023 US Senate Youth Program

DoDEA students selected for 2023 US Senate Youth Program

January 24, 2023 Olivia Kearley, from Lakenheath High School in England, and Kyung Joon Flanery, from Humphreys High School in South Korea, will represent DoDEA at the 61st annual USSYP.
DoDEA leaders, staff close out 2022 with collaborative learning

DoDEA leaders, staff close out 2022 with collaborative learning

January 24, 2023 Americas district and community superintendents, principals and assistant principals, and ISSs gathered for in-person and virtual training symposiums aimed at professional development through collaborative learning.
Mental wellness in the workplace

Mental wellness in the workplace

January 24, 2023 With many full-time employees dedicating at least one-third of their day to their jobs, creating healthy work habits and routines can be instrumental in supporting one's mental wellness.
DoDDS Reunion XXXV July 12-16

DoDDS Reunion XXXV July 12-16

January 24, 2023 The 2023 DoDDS Reunion will be held in Omaha, Nebraska.