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Meet Our Military Inclusion Chair

Jennifer Southerland-Military Inclusion Chair

If you would like our new Military Inclusion Chair to come out to your PTA to guide you in how to engage military families, email Jennifer Southerland at [email protected]

Month of the Military Child Toolkit

For those schools thinking about celebrating the Month of the Military Child in April, here is the link to the Military Child Education Coalition Toolkit. You can choose a day in April to honor military kids. https://www.militarychild.org/MOMC_Toolkit

Veterans Day Activity Ideas

There are many resources available to help your PTA/PTSA develop an age appropriate program for Veterans Day.

https://www.va.gov/opa/publications/celebrate/acts4vd.pdf

http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/veterans-day-activities-intro.html

Military Resources

Military Child Education Coalition

Resources for Students, Parents, and Educators: https://www.militarychild.org/resources

Tampa Bay Area School District Information

Military Interstate Compact (MIC3) for Florida

A great resource and book for teachers who work with military students and parents who are trying to navigate their child’s educational career while being mobile: http://seasonsofmymilitarystudent.com

Florida Department of Education Military Resources

Season’s of My Military Student about how Military Kid’s Clubs Help Students and Schools: http://seasonsofmymilitarystudent.com/military-kids-club

Hillsborough County Public Schools Resources for Military Families

Enterprise Florida

Military Kids Connect is an online community for military children ages 6-17, and provides access to age-appropriate resources to support children dealing with the unique psychological challenges of military life. https://militarykidsconnect.dcoe.mil/about-us

Resource for national guard and reserve families. https://www.victoryspost.com/2019/11/18/spouseresources/?fbclid=IwAR3g2asc5X1b1BqdIm9S8JbxWQSIN4HNyrfLISZyNiCglX63GSSNmspjAjA

Tampa Bay Area School District Information