Education Liaison Representative Bulletins

Coronavirus and School Closures

As things currently stand VA staff are on a 60 day travel ban effective today. If you have compliance surveys scheduled with VA employees please be watching your email and/or phone messages for contact regarding those surveys.  Our national ELR/ECSS conference next month has also been postponed so some of the issues that I mentioned yesterday that I had […]

By |March 6th, 2020|General|0 Comments|

Yellow Ribbon Updated FAQs

We will soon be coming up on Yellow Ribbon season and I wanted to share an updated FAQ put out by VA Central Office.
Updated Frequently Asked Questions On the Yellow Ribbon Program 2020-21  Academic Year (pdf)
The two important questions/answers I wanted to point out that have been better clarified in the attached are Numbers 23 and 28:
Question 23.  Can a […]

By |February 26th, 2020|General|0 Comments|

Required SCO Training & VASERVES 2020 Update

Most of the questions you may have were covered in the January 29 VACO webinar and in the Q&A provided in that webinar. If you were unable to attend that webinar please review it.  It is available on the GI Bill website for you to review or can be reached via: https://www.benefits.va.gov/GIBILL/docs/presentations/Colmery_OfficeHours_012020.pdf

Please note/understand the following:

VACO will always require online training […]

By |February 14th, 2020|General|0 Comments|

Study Abroad

While I do not have any new information to share, I have been getting quite a few questions so I wanted to give everyone a heads up that big changes are coming to study abroad.  Unfortunately I cannot answer any questions regarding the changes for you at this time. VA Central Office touched on Study Abroad during the December […]

By |February 8th, 2020|General|0 Comments|