DANTES Information Bulletin (DIB)

The DANTES Information Bulletin is a monthly newsletter that provides up-to-date information on DANTES programs to Education Counselors, Career Advisors, School Representatives, Academic Institutions, Military Education Leadership, and Service Members. The DIB Newsletter has proven to be especially valuable for education personnel who administer DANTES programs and keep personnel and military students current on voluntary education developments. Each month, the DIB Newsletter can be viewed digitally, downloaded, and/or printed.


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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: VolEd Information Tools for Counselors
  • Counselor Tools & Resources: Program Fact Sheets
  • Hot News: What is the ACT ID Number? and Learn How Members Can Get Started with DSST (Credit-by-Exam)
  • TTT: Troops to Teachers Information Tools for Counselors
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Education Planning Tool FAQs for DLRSA and Kuder Journey
  • Counselor Tools & Resources: Assessment Results for the DLRSA, Kuder Journey Resources
  • Hot News: DSST Test Preparation, DSST Pass Rates Increased
  • TTT: Troops to Teachers Virginia Center Helps Navigate Teaching Licensure
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Joint Services Transcript FAQs
  • GED Transcript FAQs
  • Check out who is on the JST Team
  • Hot News: CLEP Resources for Staff and Students
  • Hot News: DANTES Annual Publications Ordering
  • Troops To Teachers: Teaching Assistance in TTT's Big Sky Country
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Credit by Exams FAQs
  • Counselor Tools & Resources: Credit by Exams Student Benefits
  • Hot News: Free CLEP Materials, Changes to DoD MWR Libraries
  • Education Spotlight: CLEP's Impact on Service Members' Education
  • TTT: Troops to Teachers Program is Big in Texas
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: MyVolEdPath Mobile App FAQs
  • Counselor Tools & Resources: Mobile App Promotional Materials
  • Hot News:
    • Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) Modernization Plan
    • DSST is Wi-Fi Enabled
  • Troops to Teachers: Colorado TTT Program Services
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?
Special VolEd Community Edition

  • Main Feature: Equipping the VolEd Workforce through Professional Development
  • Spirit of Service Award: Mr Samuel Bagwell
  • Academic Skills Training FAQs
  • Counselor Tools & Resources: OASC/CPST visual material
  • Hot News: What's New with DSST and OASC/CPST
  • TTT: More TTT Local Help!
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's inside: Get DANTES Program Websites on Tablet, Laptop, & Phone

  • Main Feature: Answers to DoD MOU, TA DECIDE, and SOC FAQs
  • Hot News:
    • New DSST Exam Titles Available
    • DSST Second Shot is Back
    • Free Online CLEP Courses Available
    • DANTES/TTT Social Media Messaging
  • TTT: TTT State Grants Increase PLUS EIGHT!
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's inside: Get DANTES Program Websites on Tablet, Laptop, & Phone

  • Main Feature: Top ACT, SAT, GRE, and GMAT Questions & Answers
  • Counselor Support Tools
  • Hot News:
    • DANTES to Discontinue Unofficial Transcripts
    • DSST Credit-by-Exam Program
    • Live Chat with Us on the DANTES Website page
    • DSST Second Shot is Back
  • Troops to Teachers: Program Eligibility, Teaching Opportunities
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DANTES Information Bulletin

No DIB for this month

There was no newsletter published this month. Please see November 2018 for the next edition.

DANTES Information Bulletin

No DIB for this month

There was no newsletter published this month. Please see November 2018 for the next edition.

DANTES Information Bulletin

Take a look at what's inside:

  • DANTES Website Redesign
  • Hot News:
    • DoD Tutor.com Pilot Ends
    • Updates to ACT Packaging and Distribution
    • Unofficial CLEP Score Reports No Longer Mailed
  • Troops to Teachers Spotlight
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DANTES Information Bulletin

Take a look at what's inside:

  • DANTES Website Redesign
  • Hot News:
    • DoD Tutor.com Pilot Ends
    • Updates to ACT Packaging and Distribution
    • Unofficial CLEP Score Reports No Longer Mailed
  • Troops to Teachers Spotlight
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Building VolEd Awareness Through Social Media
  • DANTES Social Media: DANTES DIB, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, DANTES Blogs
  • Hot News: New SAT and ACT Policies, New DSST Testing Locations
  • Troops to Teachers: New Website and Social Media
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Careers In Education - Troops To Teachers
  • TTT Application/Website
  • PRAXIS Test for Certification
  • Education Spotlight: AFJROTC Instructor
  • Hot News: New DSST Exams
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: VolEd Programs to Save Time & Money
  • Programs to Save Money: College Admission Exams, College Credit by Exams, College and Career Planning
  • Programs to Save Time: College Comparison Tool, Military Training & Experience Evaluations, SOC Degree Network System, SOC CTE
  • No Cost Education Tools: DoD Tutoring Services/Academic Skills Training
  • Troops To Teachers update: Teaching Opportunities
  • Education Spotlight: Exam Reimbursements
  • Hot News: New CLEP Educator Resources, 2017 CLEP Exam Guide & eGuides Available, DANTES Testing Personnel Must be Registered in DAIMS, Tutor.com Video Available, Publication Ordering Ends March 20, JST Webinar Stakeholder Forum
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Introducing the MyVolEdPath Mobile App
  • DSST Second Shot is Back/Public Speaking Exam Changes
  • Important DSST Facts to Know
  • SOC Degree Network System (DNS) is seeking New Programs
  • FY17 DEPH Update Available in DAIMS
  • Troops To Teachers (TTT) Web Updates
  • TTT Education Spotlight: USAF C5s to High School Video Game Design - SSgt Kenneth Myers (Ret)
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: What Counselors Should Know About Servicemembers Opportunity College (SOC) Degree Network System (DNS)
  • Counselor Tools and Resources: SOC DNS Handbooks, SOC DNS Student Agreement, ACE Military Guide, SOC DNS Credit Evaluation Supplement, SOC DNS 2 Year to 4 Year Articulation Map, Tips for Advising Students on the DNS, Workshops and Webinars
  • Hot News: No SATs from July 1 - Sept 30 2017, DSST Content Meets Curriculum Requirements
  • Troops To Teachers Spotlight: Principal Ernie Rosado, Major, AF (Ret.)
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: DANTES Programs Support Careers in Business
  • Counselor Tools and Resources: CLEP Study Resources/DSST Study Resources
  • Hot News: CLEP Exams Increase College Completion, New CLEP Military Materials, Reminder: No SATs Administered from 1 Jul - 30 Sept 2017, Improved TCO Training Course: Prepares DANTES TCOs for Their Role
  • Troops To Teachers Corner: Becoming a Business Teacher
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Career Series: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Pathways
  • Education Spotlight: Panhandle Education Tour
  • Hot News: Free DSST Practice Exam Until Jul 31, 2017; Electronic Exams Reimbursement Requests
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Information Technology Pathways
  • Counselors Tools and Resources - DANTES Social Media
  • Hot News: August Only - 50 percent off CLEP Exam Re-Test, MyVolEdPath mobile App
  • Troops To Teachers Highlight: Teaching Information Technology Offers Bright Outlook
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Health Science Pathways
  • Counselors Tools and Resources - DANTES MyVolEdPath Mobile App
  • Hot News: ACT Reminder: Second Shot to Free DSST Exams Ends 30 Sep, 31 Free Online CLEP Courses Available through Modern States, TCO and Reference Publications Update
  • Troops To Teachers Highlight: Air Force Retirees teaching others
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Careers In Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
  • Hot News: FY18 DEPH now available, SOC New Website, Tutoring Services Projected to Continue Through September 2018, ACE - Military Evaluation: The Inside Track
  • Troops To Teachers Highlight: Navy Veteran Spencer Martin
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Troops To Teachers - How to Prepare for Careers in Education
  • TTT: Top 10 Q & As
  • Hot News: Bright Future for SOC Program
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: DANTES Sponsored Programs: 2017 Year in Review
  • Counselor Tools & Resources: A snapshot of monthly 2017 DIB newsletters
  • Hot News: Second Shot is back to Retake DSST; The DoD MOU Application System Upgrade
  • TTT: New State offices, online employment listings, and an events calendar to keep members up-to-date on education fairs
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: Do your New Year's resolutions involve education?
  • DANTES Year in Review 2015
  • Exams: DAIMS release II now available; Prometric at CCME
  • DANTES Partnerships News: SOC completes phase one of DNS membership review
  • TTT: Troops to Teachers Retires One of Our own; Former Troop Retires
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: New design! DoD announces Pilot Tutor Program for Service members
  • Counselors' corner: Military Student thoughts on DoD sponsored tutoring and The benefits of Tutoring services
  • TTT: A new teacher shares his story on a successful transition
  • Program Updates: DANTES FY16 Priorities and Initiatives
  • Exams: Paper-Based Reimbursement forms are no longer accepted as of March 1, 2106
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: DSST vs. CLEP
  • Credit-By-Exams: Research/Benefits
  • DSST/CLEP Additional Resources
  • TTT News: Troop, Educator, Fulbright Scholar, Student (Joseph Olan)
  • Program Updates: New For DSST/Professional Development Opportunity
  • HOT NEWS: Paper-Based Reimbursement forms no longer accepted, Pubs ordering extended, pilot tutor program for Service members
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: JST: Turning Military Careers into College Credits
  • Top 5 JST Q & As
  • Additional Resources - Evaluation of Career/Training Experiences in the Armed Services
  • Hot News: CLEP Unify Testing Platform, New DSST Content Now Available, Second Chances and Exam Changes
  • TTT News: Gunnery Sergeant to PH.D., Administrator (Dr. Ascencion Gomez)
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: DANTES Programs Overview
  • Education Center Spotlight
  • Hot News: Limited GED Voucher, Online Portal for Navy
  • TTT News: Marine Corps Corporal returns to Puerto Rico to teach
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: Academic College & Career Readiness with OASC & CPST
  • Features and Benefits of OASC & CPST
  • Additional Resources - Training, Support, and Marketing Tools
  • Hot News: SAT Scoring Deadline Policy Change/DAIMS available to DANTES ATCOs
  • TTT News: Tabetha Hammond Returns Home to Teach
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: DoD Virtual Education Fair
  • Counselor Tools & Resources Training for the DoD Virtual Education Fair
  • Hot News: New Additions to the DANTES Electronic Reimbursements, Benefits of Using ACE MilEval
  • TTT News: Ron Marsch attends IA state Veterans Conference
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Front Page: Kuder Journey (College & Career Planning Counseling Services)
  • Kuder Journey Product Benefits
  • Hot News: Paper-Based Reimbursement Forms No Longer Accepted
    Free CLEP Courses Available Online
    The ABCs of DANTES-Funded & Reimbursed ACT/SAT Exams
  • TTT News: Frank Danesi - Former AF Officer Awarded for Dedication to Special-Education Students
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Top 3 College Comparison Tools
  • TA DECIDE: Compare up to three academic institutions at a time
  • GI Bill Comparison Tool: See how many veterans attend the school or training facility of your choice
  • College Scorecard: See additional institutional information on student outcomes for various backgrounds
  • Education Spotlight: U.S. Army Garrison (USAF) Ansbach DHR Education Center
  • Hot News: Exams Paper-Based Reimbursements Not accepted after October 1
  • More Hot News: GED Testing is Changing/Redesigned SAT coming
  • TTT: Richard Kermond - Coast Guard Commander Shares worldly views
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: 3 Ways to Improve Writing Skills with DANTES Programs
  • Writing Tips: Five general rules to remember when beginning a writing task/Academic Skills Training
  • Writing Resources: Tutor Service/Credit-By-Examination
  • Education Spotlight: Fort Rucker CLEP-A-Thon is a Success!
  • Hot News: ACT Test Booklets Expire October 31/SOC Degree Network System (DNS) Programs
  • TTT: Mark Brejcha, Air Force Retired Command Chief
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: Benefits of Career and Technical Education (CTE) while serving
  • Education Spotlight: Nellis AFB CLEP-A-THON Saves $120.5K in TA!
  • Hot News: Free CLEP eGuides at Checkout, Auto-cancellation of DANTES-funded CLEP Registration tickets
  • Program Updates: 700 New DSST Testing Locations offer Free top 10 DSST Exams, SUCCESS Ebooks Available
  • TTT: Troops to Teachers Program Update
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DANTES Information Bulletin

What's Inside?

  • Main Feature: DANTES Education Programs-2016 Year in Review
  • Exams: Improving Preparation and Access
  • Pilot Programs for student success
  • Strengthening academic institutional partnerships
  • Supporting the VolEd community
  • FY2016 Year in Review Infographic
  • Hot News: FY17 DEPH is Available, Free CLEP courses available online
  • Feedback on DoD's tutoring Services, A second call for Career and Technical Education (CTE) program applications
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