Do you have a family, friend, neighbor or coworker serving in the Military?
Is there a special Veteran in your life who is celebrating a special event or milestone?
Helpful Websites for Educators Working With Military Students
Department of Defense Educational Opportunities: www.militarystudent.org
Military Child Education Coalition: www.militarychild.org
National Military Families Association; www.nmfa.org
National Guard Youth Site: https://www.militaryonesource.mil/family-relationships
National Guard: https://www.nationalguard.com/
Navy: www.lifelines2000.org (click on Deployment)
Marine Corps: www.usmc-mccs.org (click on Deployment Support)
Reserves: www.defenselink.mil/ra/ (click on Family Readiness)
National Children, Youth and Families at Risk Initiative: https://cyfar.org/
The Military Child in Transition & Deployment: www.militarystudent.org
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) www.aacap.org
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) www.aap.org
FERPA and HIPAA regulations prevent schools from sharing information with anyone but the custodial parent.
In the event a non-custodial parent or family member will care for your child while deployed please make sure the school has a custodial statement from you. This will ensure the person you name on the agreement can have full access to educational information on behalf your child.