Useful Links

Building Resilient Kids
This course is for school administrators, support staff and teachers to help all students meet life's challenges with resilience, focusing primarily on students from military families. There is a link on the page that provides additional information and a point of contact for more information.

Call for the Arts
Since the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) began the "Call for the Arts" in 2002, thousands of military children - from all over the world, from every service, of all ages - have mailed us their drawings, their poems, and their interpretations of what it means to be a military child. The MCEC takes advantage of every opportunity to display the artistic skill of these unique, resilient children. Here is the link to view the program opportunity.

Defense Commissary Agency
The Defense Commissary Agency, which is headquartered at Fort Lee, Virginia, operates a worldwide chain of commissaries providing groceries to military personnel, retirees and their families in a safe and secure shopping environment.

Financial Resources and Discounts for Military Families
Benefits for children, financial resources, military spousal assistance programs, veteran scholarship opportunities, health resources, etc.

Find the Most Military-Friendly Companies and Jobs in 2018
This guide provides details about 12 great military-friendly companies known for their veteran hiring practices. There’s up-to-date information about where their headquarters are, the percentage of veterans employed and their vet retention rates. The guide includes various ways military personnel can leverage their experience when applying for jobs with these types of companies to give them an edge, as well as some of best resources and tips for veterans entering the civilian job market.

Fort Jackson - Columbia, SC

Joint Base Charleston

Joint Base Charleston - Facebook Page

Joint Base Charleston School Liaison Office - Facebook Page

Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC)

Military OneSource
Military OneSource is a confidential Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve Component members, and their families. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, and much more.

National Child Traumatic Stress Network
This site includes a section for Military and Veteran Families and Children which has a wealth of useful information. 

Naval Health Clinic Charleston

Information about scholarships and other educational opportunities for children in military families.

Military health care. takes the stress out of homework for military families. Whenever a student needs help, he or she can connect to a real, live tutor online. Tutors are available 24/7 in more than 16 subjects, and help with everything from tough math homework to writing an essay.