Professional Development


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.


Updated course offerings coming soon! Please email with questions 


An Example: The Journey from 'Welcome Home' to Now

Click to sample the elearning portion of MCEC's reintegration course

Texas OnCourse
Not Just for Texans
An Introduction to 
“Advising Highly Mobile Students” 

Join TexasOnCourse and the
Military Child Education Coalition
for a pre-recorded webinar to explore resources
to support the challenges of Highly Mobile,
Military-Connected Children in School Transitions.

Access the Recorded Webinar


Professional Learning Community - Military Kids: A Constellation of Strengths and Challenges

Eight TedEd Lessons focused on the unique
aspects of military-connected children
and their quest to be college and career ready. 

Take the free lessons


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Programs & Training

Here are training opportunities available and designed for Professionals!

Supporting Veterans' Children through Transitions™ (SVCTT) More Info
Responding to Military Children with Exceptional Needs™ (RMCEN) More Info
The Journey from “Welcome Home” to Now: Reunion, Reconnecting, Routine™ - Online More Info
The Journey from “Welcome Home” to Now: Reunion, Reconnecting, Routine™ More Info
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Latest Articles

SETS Executive Summary
SETS Executive Summary Posted: September 16, 2020

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.

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MCEC Announces New Board of Directors Chair
MCEC Announces New Board of Directors Chair Posted: July 17, 2020

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.

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