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Friday, July 12, 2019 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
New Assistant Principal at Fort Knox’s Kingsolver Elementary School

Dr. Youlanda Washington, the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Kentucky Community Superintendent, has selected Dr. Jeff Pond as the assistant principal at Kingsolver Elementary School at Fort Knox, Kentucky starting Aug. 5.

Thursday, June 27, 2019 | DoDEA Pacific |
Andrea Petz Named 2019 DoDEA History Teacher of the Year

A Seoul American Middle High School teacher lauded for achievements in American history education was tapped as the 2019 Department of Defense Education Activity History Teacher of the Year.

Friday, June 21, 2019 | DoDEA Pacific | HQ Feature
Mr. Jim Journey Selected As Pacific South District Superintendent For School Year 2019-2020

The Pacific Region announces that Mr. Jim Journey has been selected as District Superintendent of Schools for the DoDEA Pacific South District (Okinawa and Guam) starting the 2019-2020 school year. He currently serves as the Community Superintendent of the DoDEA Pacific South District’s Guam Field Office.

Friday, June 21, 2019 | DoDEA Pacific | HQ Feature
Dr. Jeff Arrington Selected As Pacific West District Superintendent for School Year 2019-2020

The Pacific Region announces that Dr. Jeff Arrington has been selected as District Superintendent of Schools for the DoDEA Pacific West District (South Korea) starting the 2019-2020 school year.

Friday, June 14, 2019 | DoDEA World Wide | HQ Feature
Seoul American Schools close after 60 years

June 14 marks the last day for Yongsan Garrison schools in Seoul, South Korea. This is the end of an era: Unlike previous years, students from Seoul American Elementary and Seoul American Middle High School will not be returning in the fall.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | DoDEA World Wide | HQ Feature
DoDEA Announces 2020 Teacher of the Year

Humphreys Middle School (Korea) math teacher Antoine Sharpe has been selected as the 2020 Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Teacher of the Year.

Friday, May 24, 2019 | DoDEA Southeast |
Southeast Maintains AdvancED Accreditation

An external accreditation team of 22 highly skilled educators from AdvancED recently confirmed the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas Southeast District’s accreditation during recent school visits February 24 – March 8, 2019.

Monday, May 20, 2019 | DoDEA PAC-South | HQ Feature
Mr. Michael Thompson retires after 33 years of service

Mr. Michael Thompson, District Superintendent for DoDEA Pacific South, will retire on Saturday, 25 May 2019, after 33 years of service to the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)

Friday, May 17, 2019 | DoDEA Pacific | HQ Feature
Dr. Judy Allen selected as Pacific East District Superintendent for School Year 2019-2020

The Pacific Region has announced that Dr. Judith “Judy” Allen has been selected to be the District Superintendent of Schools for the DoDEA Pacific East (Mainland Japan) District for the coming school year. Dr. Allen is a career educator with extensive teaching and administrative experience. She currently serves as the District Superintendent for the DoDEA Pacific West (Korea) District.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | DoDEA PAC-East |
Dr Steven Bloom Retires After 37 Years of Service

Dr. Steven R. Bloom, District Superintendent for DoDEA Pacific East, will retire on June 30, 2019, after 37 years of service to the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA).