MCEC® believes it is important for professionals to know how to identify and respond to the complex needs of military-connected children. Across disciplines such as education, healthcare, childcare, and business, MCEC trains professionals to address the unique challenges facing our military-connected children.
To enhance the current capabilities, competency and awareness of professionals who serve and support military-connected children and youth.
To promote the learning of most current and effective ways to assist our constantly transitioning military-connected children and youth.
Incorporates evidence informed curriculum, proven methodologies, highly qualified staff and a responsive approach to managing deliverables.
Is anchored in research and includes application components that maximize the utility of concepts learned through training.
Consists of highly qualified, skilled trainers experienced in youth development, education, counseling, social work and other related fields.
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Secondary Education Transition Study (SETS) The United States Army Community and Family Support Center (CFSC) asked the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) to conduct a study of the impact of high school transitions for the military-connected student. The results of the Secondary Education Transition Study (SETS) are set forth in this report, along with the ancillary publications, under the provisions of Contract DASW01-99-M-0774. All opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendation expressed in this report, as well as in the ancillary publications, are those of the MCEC's senior researcher team and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States Army.Read More
Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) announced a change in its Board of Directors, with retired Navy Admiral Cecil D. Haney replacing retired Air Force General William M. Fraser III as Chair. Admiral Haney assumes his position on July 17, 2020.Read More