Navy SLO Connecting Navy Families, Local Education Agencies, and Commands!Official US Navy School Liaison Officer, Child & Youth Education Services (CYES)

01/28/2020

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01/28/2020

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Great CYP CYES career opportunity
01/25/2020
CYP School Liaison Officer - Med or Lg

Great CYP CYES career opportunity

The Navy SLO serves as the "link" and primary point of contact between parents, installation leaders, local school administrators, and the community within a medium or large Navy CYP. The SLO advises the Installation Commander on K-12 educational matters and works closely with state and local school...

Smithsonian museum shares collection with military-connected students – Borneo Bulletin Online
01/20/2020
Smithsonian museum shares collection with military-connected students – Borneo Bulletin Online

Smithsonian museum shares collection with military-connected students – Borneo Bulletin Online

WASHINGTON POST – For 50 minutes on a recent weekday morning, Debora Moore’s digital photography students received a private tour of the Smithsonian – from their classroom in Guam. Using high-end video-conferencing equipment, Smithsonian American Art Museum Educator Peg Koetsch showcased two d...

01/17/2020
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday

Tune in live and watch the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Ceremony Honoring African American Contributions to the Greatest Generation, led by the Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

01/17/2020
Kinnick High School

Kinnick High School

Congratulations to the five delegates who represented Kinnick this weekend at Harvard Model Congress Asia, at Tokyo University.
Elianal, Unique, Kayla, Bennett, and Daniel participated in a congressional simulation, with over 500 other students, from 42 schools, and 12 countries. Each Kinnick delegate was able to pass at least one resolution, or bill, through their respective committees, and we had two students receive awards during the closing ceremony. Daniel earned a honorable mention for his work as the CIA director, and Kayla won a Gavel award for her work as the US representative from Colorado's 4th district.
Congrats to all who participated!

Virginia's 5 C's | Virginia is for Learners
01/15/2020
Virginia's 5 C's | Virginia is for Learners

Virginia's 5 C's | Virginia is for Learners

The Profile of a Virginia Graduate establishes a new set of expectations – known as the 5 C’s: critical thinking, creative thinking, communication, collaboration and citizenship skills.

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CNIC HQ , Child & Youth Programs
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20373

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Prior to 2007, a recognized Navy-wide program addressing the educational needs of Navy families did not exist. Installation commanders often made decisions impacting quality of life for families without support from child and youth program personnel. To help commanders in this area, School Liaison Officers (SLOs) were hired as non-appropriated funds employees to work in the Navy child and youth programs worldwide at either the installation or the Navy region level, depending on the mission requirements at each location. Critical duties of the School Liaison Officer include: • Facilitating communication between local school authorities and senior leadership to ensure school issues are addressed and resolved at the lowest practical level. • Advocating for the educational needs of military children by: o Working cooperatively with installation and community organizations and school district leadership. o Educating school personnel and community organizations on school issues affecting military children. o Attending local school board meetings, school advisory council meetings, ombudsman assemblies, and other installation and community organizations’ meetings, as appropriate. • SLOs serve as an installation’s point of contact for local child and youth education services in seven core areas: o School Transition Support - permanent change of station cycle o Deployment Support o Special Education System Navigation o Installation, School, and Community Communications o Partnerships in Education o Home-School Linkage, Support o Post-secondary Preparation SLOs Help Parents Navigate the Special Needs System Parents remain the first and primary advocates for the rights and needs of their children with special needs. SLOs offer support by providing access to information about programs and services, referring families to special education professionals, and helping families navigate the administrative systems within local education agencies. Providing these services enables parents to make informed decisions for their children.

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