Acronyms Used in DoDEA

Acronyms Used in DoDEA

AAP

Advanced Acquisition Plan

AASA

American Association of School Administrators

AD

Active Duty

AERA

American Education Research Association

AESA

Association of Educational Service Agencies

AFT

American Federation of Teachers

ALE

Alternative Learning Experience

AP

Advanced Placement

APB

All Points Bulletin

ARR

Administrative Reemployment Rights

ARS

At Risk Students

ASC

Area Service Center

ASL

Academic Salary Lane

ATMS

Correspondence and Task Management System

AVID

Advancement Via Individual Determination

AWS

Alternative Work Schedule

AYP

Adequate Yearly Progress

CBA

Centrally Billed Account

CCR

College and Career Readiness

CCRSL

College and Career Ready Standards for Literacy

CCRSM

College and Career Ready Standards for Mathematics

CCRSP

College and Career Ready Standards for Preschool

CCSSO

Council of State School Officers

CEPA

Curriculum Embedded Performance Assessment

CFR

Code of Federal Regulations

CHRA

Civilian Human Resources Agency

CIL

Center for Instructional Leadership

CNA

Comprehensive Needs Assessment

CO

Commanding Officer

CONUS

Continental United States

CPR

Consolidated Program Review

CPS

Child Protective Services

CR

Continuing Resolution

CSC

Case Study Committee

CSI

Continuous School Improvement

CSP

Community Strategic Plan

CSR

Comprehensive School Reform

CSRS

Civil Service Retirement System

CSRS

Core Student Record System

CTE

Career and Technical Education

CWSD

Children with Severe Disabilities

CY

Calendar Year

DAI

Defense Agencies Initiative

DAPS

DoDEA Allowance Processing System

DCAS

DoDEA Comprehensive Assessment System

DCPAS

Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory Services

DCPDS

Defense Civilian Personnel Data System

DDESS

Department of Defense Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools

DFAS

Defense Finance and Accounting System

DODDS

Department of Defense Dependent Schools

DoDi

Department of Defense Instruction

DOE

Department of Education

DOH

Department of Health

DoS

Department of State

DPMAP

Defense Performance Management and Appraisal Program

DSHS

Department of Social and Health Services

DSLO

Defense State Liaison Office

DSO

District Superintendents Office

DSSR

Department of State Standardized Regulations

DTS

Defense Travel System

DVHS

DoDEA Virtual High School

EC

Early Childhood

ECEP

Early Childhood Education Program

ED

US Department of Education

EDIS

Educational and Developmental Intervention Services

EFMP

Exceptional Family Member Program

EIS

Early Intervention Services

ELA

English Language Arts

ELWOP

Educational Leave without Pay

EOPF

Electronic Personnel File

EPD

Electronic Personnel Database

ESL

English as a Second Language

ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages

ESY

Extended School Year

ET

Education Technology

FBO

Financial and Business Operations

FEA

Federal Education Association

FEGLI

Federal Employees Group Life Insurance

FEHB

Federal Employees Health Benefit

FERPA

Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act

FERS

Federal Employees Retirement System

FLSA

Fair Labor Standards Act

FMLA

Family and Medical Leave Act

FMS

Foreign Military Sales

FOIA

Freedom of Information Act

FRS

Faculty Representative Spokesperson

FTA

Foreign Transfer Allowance

FTE

Full Time Equivalent

FTR

Federal Travel Regulation

FY

Fiscal Year (October-September)

GAO

Government Accountability Office

GC

General Counsel

GLE

Grade Level Expectations

GPA

Grade Point Average

GPC

Government Purchase Card

GS

General Schedule

GTCC

Government Travel Charge Card

HASC

House Armed Services Committee

HB

House Bill

HHG

Household Goods

HQ

Highly Qualified or Headquarters

HS

Headstart

IB

International Baccalaureate

IBA

Individually Billed Account

IDEA

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IDEIA

Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act

IEP

Individual Education Program

iNACOL

International Association for K-12 Online Learning

ISS

Instructional Systems Specialist

ISTE

International Society for Technology in Education

JROTC

Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps

JTR

Joint Travel Regulation

KSA

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

LD

Learning Disability

LEA

Local Education Agency

LES

Leave and Earning Statement

LMS

Learning Management System

LQA

Living Quarters Allowance

MC & FP

Military Community and Family Policy

MCEC

Military Child Education Coalition

MEA

Miscellaneous Expense Allowance

MIC3

Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission

MISA

Military Impacted School Association

MOU

Memorandum of Understanding

MSI

Military Student Identifier

NAEP

National Assessment of Educational Progress

NAESP

National Association of Elementary School Principals

NAEYC

National Association for the Education of Young Children

NASSP

National Association of Secondary School Principals

NCATE

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

NCLB

No Child Left Behind

NCTM

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

NDSP

Non-DoD Schools Program

NGA

National Governors Association

NGSS

Next Generation Science Standards

NMFA

National Military Family Association

NMSI

National Math and Science Initiative

NTS

Non-temporary Storage

OCONUS

Outside Continental United States

ODL

Objectives for Development and Learning

OESE

Office of Elementary and Secondary Education

OFT

Overseas Federation of Teachers

OMK

Operation Military Kids

OPF

Official Personnel File

OWCP

Office of Workers' Compensation Program

PA

Post Allowance

PARCC

Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers

PCS

Permanent Change of Station

PD

Post Differential

PIA

Privacy Impact Assessment

PII

Personal Identifiable Information

PL

Public Law

POQ

Personally Owned Quarters

POV

Privately Owned Vehicle

PPR

Performance Progress Report

PTA

Parents and Teachers Association

PTO

Parent Teacher Organization

R & FM

Readiness and Force Management

RAT

Renewal Agreement Travel

RDO

Regular Day Off

RFI

Request for Information

RFP

Request for Proposal

RFQ

Request for Quote

RIF

Reduction in Force

RSA

Restructuring for Student Achievement

SAAB

Sabbatical Leave

SAC

School Advisory Committee

SAO

Security Assistance Program

SAR

Standards Assessment Report

SASC

Senate Armed Services Committee

SB

Senate Bill

SD

School District

SFLEP

Strategic Foreign Languages Expansion Program

SIP

School Improvement Plan

SIRS

School Information and Research Service

SIS

Student Information System

SL

School Liaison

SLP

School Lunch Program

SMA

Separate Maintenance Allowance

SOFA

Status of Forces Agreement

SOR

Student Online Registration

SPED

Special Education

SSID

State Student Identifier

SSS

Student Support Services

SST

Student Support Team

STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

STOMP

Specialized Training of Military Parents

SY

School Year

TCC

Temporary Continuation of Coverage

TDY

Temporary Duty

TMO

Transportation Management Office

TOPS

Travel Order Processing System

TP

Teaching Position

TQSA

Temporary Quarters Subsistence Allowance

TQSE

Temporary Quarters Subsistence Expense

TSP

Thrift Savings Plan

USC

United States Code

USIC

Unique Student Identified Code

USOE

United States Office of Education

UTAP

Utility Tax Avoidance Program

VL

Virtual Learning

WG

Wage Grade

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