Project Athena: Enabling Leader Self-Development
Brig. Gen. Charles Masaracchia, Col. Samuel Saine, Dr. Jon Fallesen
In the summer of 2020, the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command and the Combined Arms Center implemented a new program of self-development that seeks to reenergize the identification of leader basic strengths and developmental needs. Project Athena was developed to motivate and focus self-development for individuals. Project Athena is designed to enable self-awareness and self-development so individuals become more effective leaders.
June 29, 2021
Memorial ceremony honors Col. Scott Green
Members of the Fort Leavenworth community bid farewell to Col. Scott Green, director of the Command and General Staff School, in a memorial ceremony June 30 in the Lewis and Clark Center’s Eisenhower Auditorium.
June 30, 2021
Army Career Intermission Program
Headquarters, Department of the Army, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1
The Army is committed to retaining Soldiers with the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to win in the 21st century. U.S. Army’s Career Intermission Program is a retention-based initiative that allows Soldiers to pursue personal goals or professional growth while providing a mechanism for a seamless return to active duty.
July 09, 2021
School for Advanced Military Studies: Get it on your radar for your career and Army Medicine
Today's leaders are confronted with challenges and opportunities that have never been more dynamic or complex. The School for Advanced Military Studies (SAMS) under the Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, helps leaders effectively understand, manage, and solve complex problems.
July 13, 2021
ArmyIgnitED Phased Go-Live
All Soldiers whose educational institutions have uploaded their course enrollment files can now request tuition assistance for future courses in ArmyIgnitED. As of 15 July 2021, 131 educational institutions, including 23 of the 25 most attended institutions, have completed uploads of their degree plans and enrollment files. A list of those institutions is available at the link below. An additional 33 educational institutions have begun the process of uploading their data. When they are complete, more than 70 percent of tuition assistance enrollments will be available online. Soldiers attending courses at institutions that have not completed upload of degree files to ArmyIgnitED will continue to use the exception to policy process.
July 21, 2021
Army University farewells Dr. James B. Martin
Army University farewells Dr. James B. Martin, Chief Academic Officer of Army University and Dean of Academics for the Command and General Staff College.
July 23, 2021
SGM-A Fellowship Program
The SGM-A Fellowship Program is a merit-based scholarship program where select sergeants major will compete for up to 30 scholarships per year for a master’s degree in Adult Education through Penn State University or a master’s degree in Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation from Syracuse University.
August 02, 2021
The Army Distributed Learning Program (TADLP) Newsletter: The DL STAR, Edition 32
TADLP, Directorate of Distributed Learning, Army University
In this issue: TADLP Director's Message 'In Perspective' - Article: “Virtual Learning Environment Course (VLEC)” - Special Feature: "Virtual Learning Environment Impacts to Wartime Readiness” - Article: “DLC HEARS YOU, The NCO Leadership Center of Excellence” - Article: “Effectiveness of Problem Based Learning when Applied in Virtual Learning Environments” - Feature: “TADLP Mobile Division Releases a New Slate of Audiobooks for Soldiers in 2021.
August 02, 2021
U.S. Army Combined Arms Center
Waypoint 2028-2029 is the U.S. Army’s coherent and holistic approach to fight and win within the Multi-Domain Operations construct. Waypoint 2028/29 provides the framework for how the total Army will fight and win in competition, crisis and conflict while simultaneously consolidating gains.
August 06, 2021
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Penn State Partnership with US Army Helps sergeants major earn master’s degrees.
Penn State World Campus, thanks to a partnership between World Campus, the College of Education and the U.S. Army’s Sergeants Major Academy, is helping sergeants major earn masters degrees. The sergeants major are part of the SGM-A Fellowship Program. This is a merit-based scholarship program where select sergeants major will compete for up to 30 scholarships per year for a master’s degree in Adult Education through Penn State University or a master’s degree in Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation from Syracuse University. For more information, see https://www.ncoworldwide.army.mil/Academics/SGM-A-Fellowship-Program/
August 24, 2021