The Foreign Service Journal, June 2012

Cover 1
Contents 5
Profile 17
A Diplomatic Trouble-Shooter: William Lacy Swing 17
Focus on Locally Employed Staff 24
Local Employees Seek a Dialogue with Washington 24
Foreign Service Nationals Speak Out 30
Features 37
From Rusk to Rice: 39 Years Covering State 37
Remembering the INF Treaty 41
AFSA News 45
Memorial Plaque Ceremony Honors Sharon S. Clark 45
News Briefs 46
V.P. State—The Cost of Workplace Bullying 47
V.P. USAID—Before You Open Your Mouth, Know Your Rights 48
Kiang Fund for Excellence Scholarship Established 49
AFSA Hosts Panel on Third Culture Kids 50
AFSPA VP Paula S. Jakub Speaks on Federal Employee Health Benefits 51
This Month in Diplomatic History 51
Announcing the Foreign Service Memorial Marker 52
Talking FS Careers in New York City 52
Terence Flannery Memorial Scholarship Update 53
Classifieds 53
Schools Supplement 58
Telepractice: Answer to the Special Ed Puzzle Overseas? 58
Schools at a Glance 69
Education & Family Services Chart 76
Departments 7
President’s Views—Establishing the New AFSA Professionalism and Ethics Committee 7
FS Know-How—Personal Record-Keeping in the Foreign Service 14
Reflections—A Diplomat’s Wife 94
Letters 8
Cybernotes 10
Marketplace 12
Books 56
Index to Advertisers 92