Supporting Our Military–Connected Children in School Settings: Moving them from Risk to Resilience - Part 1

Author:

Jennifer Drake Patrick

Description:

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This module will help inform teachers, counselors, and other key school personnel on how they can better understand the military culture and lifestyle. This module explores unique experiences and challenges of military-connected children and introduces strategies to support military families.

Information about the Virginia Purple Star Designation Program for Schools (Virginia Department of Education)

SOCIAL EMOTIONAL WELLNESS CONSIDERATIONS FOR MILITARY-CONNECTED LEARNERS (Virginia Department of Education, VDOE)

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Content:

  1. Introduction
  2. Goal
  3. Module Directions
  4. Key Areas
  5. Significance
  6. Navigation
  7. Understanding Military Culture
  8. Military Overview
  9. Military Structure
  10. Military Lifestyle
  11. Military Family
  12. Virginia Military
  13. Veterans
  14. Military Families
  15. Military Community (3)
  16. VA Military Families
  17. Military Housing
  18. Military Student Identifier
  19. Military Children’s Education
  20. Concerns of Service Members, Spouses and Veterans
  21. 2018 Military family lifestyle survey results
  22. Summary
  23. Knowledge Check – Military Culture
  24. Experiences and Challenges of Military Children
  25. Attributes of Military-Connected Children
  26. Military-Connected Children’s Ideals
  27. Interview: Meet the military-connected children
  28. Impact of military lifestyle
  29. Stressors
  30. Moving Overview
  31. Moving Challenges
  32. Moving Challenges (2)
  33. Moving Impact
  34. Moving Impact (2)
  35. Interview: Moving Experience
  36. Deployment Overview
  37. Deployment Definition
  38. Deployment Cycle
  39. Pre-Deployment
  40. During Deployment
  41. Post Deployment
  42. Summary
  43. Ages and Stages: What Should I Know
  44. Counselor Interview
  45. Crisis
  46. Combat Related Death
  47. Suicide
  48. Physical Injury
  49. Invisible Injuries
  50. Interview with Dr. Renshaw
  51. Crisis Summary
  52. Unique Challenges Military Families Face
  53. Knowledge Check – Military Experiences
  54. Policies that Support Military-Connected Children
  55. Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
  56. Interstate Compact Areas
  57. Article III Applicability
  58. Purple Star Designation
  59. Meet Dan Dunham
  60. Special Education Services
  61. Meet Hank Millward
  62. Summary
  63. Virginia Law § 22.1-360
  64. Article IV Educational Records and Management
  65. Article IV Entrance Age Requirements
  66. Article V Placement
  67. Article V Placement Continued- Special Educational Services
  68. Article VI Eligibility
  69. Article VII Graduation
  70. Completion
  71. Credits

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