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.

New: The MCEC Learning Hub

MCEC professional development courses are now available through a new online training platform. Visit the MCEC Learning Hub to view available courses and begin training today.

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It's simple. Click on the course you’d like to begin, and then sign up or log in to get started. First-time visitors will be asked to set up an account, where course progress and completion can be saved.

New and updated course offerings are added periodically — come back often!



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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!

Continuing Education/Graduate Credit More Info
Military Student Transition Consultants (MSTC) More Info
SchoolQuest Helps Military Families Manage School Moves More Info
MCEC Education Summit 2020 More Info
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Celebrating Young Artists
Celebrating Young Artists Posted: September 5, 2023

MCEC welcomed eight 2023 Call for the Arts winners and their families to the Summit this year. All 12 winners were feted at the Tuesday morning General Session with MG Mark Simerly announcing the winners and celebrating the role art plays in military children’s experiences.

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MCEC 360 Summits – Spring 2023
MCEC 360 Summits – Spring 2023 Posted: May 10, 2023

MCEC brought its new 360 Summits to three states in a whirlwind two weeks, with elements tailored to each host community. These two-day events offer professional development, Student 2 Student program enhancement, and workshops for parents and their children, free of charge to attend.

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