Military Children and Family

Military connected students face unique challenges in the school setting. The following resources offer insight to addressing those needs and building on the resiliency and strengths of military families.


The Future of Children
The Future of Children works to promote effective policies and evidence-based programs for military-connected children and their families. This policy brief, "Keeping the Promise: Maintaining the Health of Military and Veteran Families and Children," explores the effects of deployment and how to build resilience in military families. 


The Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC)
MCEC webpage provides resources and programs for military connected parents, students, and professionals to ensure that military-connected children’s needs are recognized and supported with appropriate responses.