No Retirement Required: How JROTC Aims to Combat an Instructor Shortage

Army ROTC Cadet competes at National Drill Competition, Daytona, Fla.

Army planners are hoping a new law dramatically expanding who can teach high school students in the Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, or JROTC, can dig the program out of a significant instructor shortage. The program has hundreds of vacancies, but Congress has set a new policy reducing the number of years of service needed […]

Army Set to Launch New Online Training Platform This Week that Aims for Easier Use

Soldier uses a computer to access professional development tools

The Army plans to launch its new online training platform Friday after a nearly three-month delay. The Army Learning Management System, or ALMS, was taken offline last week. It’s set to be replaced with the Army Training Information System, or ATIS. The online portal is host to the service’s most critical training programs, including the […]