AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK @ FORT EUSTIS
Army educators join those from around the country in celebrating American Education Week. From Nov. 16 to 22, the Army will refocus on strengthening its resolve to educate America’s Soldier students to meet the challenges of leadership today and tomorrow.
This year’s theme is “Army Education: Strong Soldiers, Families and Communities,” which underscores the philosophy that started AEW.
The Fort Eustis Bateman Army Education Center hosts its annual Education Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 19 at Bldg. 1500, Madison Avenue. Colleges and universities both local and distant will be represented to enable personal interaction with students.
Featured presentations include: Green to Gold Program, 10 a.m.; Troops to Teachers Program, 11 a.m.; and the new 9/11 GI Bill at noon. All briefings are open to anyone who wishes to participate. More information is available by calling 878-2083.
Education center counselors are available to provide career and academic counseling. Stop by for more information on Army Continuing Education programs and services. We offer a variety of programs to assist Soldiers in obtaining their college degrees, GED, certification, or licensure. These programs also take into consideration Soldiers busy careers and personal time.