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2016 Ed Symposium Resources for Teachers of Military & Veteran Connected Students

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Educating the 21st Century Parents

I feel that the pushback from parents around the country in regards to common core/college and career ready standards is in part due to being “the last straw” in a rapidly changing landscape in education with new technological and pedagogical … Continue reading

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Dr. Jill Biden and MCEC

@JoiningForces Dr. Biden stresses the importance of supporting military kids and families. Watch here! #MCECNTS2014 http://t.co/oDHRmY4Mtv — MilitaryChild (@MilitaryChild) July 30, 2014

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The Burden Military Kids Face

See on Scoop.it – Military Connected Student Education by Jim Knotts President and CEO of Operation Homefront. With April as Month of the Military Child and our signature Military Child of the Year™ (MCOY) program just completed – there’s no … Continue reading

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Military Families: Coping With War | Child Mind Institute

See on Scoop.it – Military Connected Student Education A powerful CNN feature looks at uncounted casualties of recent wars, members of military families who become suicidal or depressed, including a teenage girl named Kristi Anne Raspperry. Sandy Risberg‘s insight: New … Continue reading

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Honoring the Military Child: Help Children Cope with Separation – PR Newswire (press release)

See on Scoop.it – Military Connected Student Education Honoring the Military Child: Help Children Cope with Separation PR Newswire (press release) WASHINGTON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Keeping in touch with a parent who is deployed or away from home … Continue reading

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Military affiliated students balance military, civilian life – The Collegian

See on Scoop.it – Military Connected Student Education Students who have served overseas in the United States Armed Forces have to reacclimate to civilian life when coming to K-State. Sandy Risberg‘s insight: Go Wildcats! See on www.kstatecollegian.com

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The Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University

See on Scoop.it – Teaching the teacher in me Sandy Risberg‘s insight: Great resources for educators and others working with military-connected students and families.  See on www.mfri.purdue.edu

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Military affiliated students balance military, civilian life – K-State Collegian

See on Scoop.it – Military Connected Student Education Military affiliated students balance military, civilian life K-State Collegian Those who choose to serve our country rather than go straight to higher education have to go through different processes depending on the … Continue reading

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Mercer Co. middle school students tackle a monumental service learning project – KyForward.com

See on Scoop.it – Military Connected Student Education KyForward.com Mercer Co. middle school students tackle a monumental service learning project KyForward.com Kentucky Department of Education social studies consultant Jennifer Fraker said that schools wanting to collect donations for the memorial… … Continue reading

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