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All public schools, HIDOE offices to close Thursday, Friday statewide

All public schools, HIDOE offices to close Thursday, Friday statewide

| August 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hawaii public schools and Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) offices statewide will be closed Thursday and Friday as Hurricane Lane approaches the islands as a powerful Category 4 storm.

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DoD announces policy change on transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

DoD announces policy change on transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department issued a substantive change today to its policy on the transfer by service members in the uniformed services of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits to eligible family member recipients.

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Army Guard Soldiers to see tuition assistance program changes

Army Guard Soldiers to see tuition assistance program changes

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Changes to the Army National Guard’s Tuition Assistance Program are set to go into effect Aug. 5, allowing Army Guard members immediate access to benefits after they complete basic and advanced individual training.

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Air Assault grads give advice for overcoming the obstacle of age

Air Assault grads give advice for overcoming the obstacle of age

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Age is just a number. That’s the feeling Maj. Terry Martin, age 51, and Maj. Brian Young, age 40, gave after completing the rigorous three-week-long Sabalauski Air Assault School,Schofield Barracks Lightning Academy, recently.

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HIDOE awarded grant to recruit transitioning and retired military

HIDOE awarded grant to recruit transitioning and retired military

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) was recently awarded a Hawaii Troops to Teachers (HTTT) grant.  

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EFMP helps to demystify the IEP process

EFMP helps to demystify the IEP process

| July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

An important part of parenting is to ensure your children are receiving a quality education. This can often times feel like an overwhelming task when transferring to a new duty station and navigating through an unfamiliar school system.

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ACS offers ‘Play Morning’ to aid parents raising children

ACS offers ‘Play Morning’ to aid parents raising children

| July 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

Army Community Service’s Family Advocacy Program offers a variety of exciting classes tailored towards improving communication, preventing and coping with stress, and learning the skills necessary to be a better parent.

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Soldiers to be eligible for tuition assistance right after AIT

Soldiers to be eligible for tuition assistance right after AIT

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers will no longer have to wait one year after completing their advanced individual training to receive tuition assistance.

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Preschool Open Doors additional application period underway

Preschool Open Doors additional application period underway

| May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Department of Human Services (DHS) has opened an application period for its Preschool Open Doors (POD) program-2018-2019 POD school year, and encourages families to apply between May 1, 2018 and May 31, 2018.

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Parents reminded to enroll children in kindergarten early for upcoming school year

Parents reminded to enroll children in kindergarten early for upcoming school year

| May 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

In preparation for the start of the 2018-19 public school year on August 6, the Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) reminds parents to plan ahead and enroll their children in kindergarten early.  Kindergarten is mandatory in the State of Hawaii.

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