Through the GTS, MCEC connects attendees with the resources, knowledge, and community to best support military children in an educational setting. Attendees gain professional development based on research, practice, and common-sense ideas that help ensure every military child is safe, supported, challenged, healthy, and engaged in learning.
For 26 years, our national event has evolved into a think tank for attendees to come together and learn from senior military, education, and thought leaders to gain an empowered understanding and knowledge of how to best serve and support our military and veteran-connected children.
The MCEC GTS provides each attendee:
The MCEC GTS is an event for everyone interested in serving and supporting military and veteran-connected children. Our attendees include:
We recognize that resources for professional development are limited. We have provided a few tips to help you justify your organization’s investment in sending you to the 2024 MCEC GTS:
*Please note that registrations must be submitted together to qualify for group discounts.
Is your school district a member of MCEC? Your district may be eligible for one scholarship to our 2024 MCEC Training Global Summit. Current Scholarship savings include GTS registration and a two-night hotel stay covered by MCEC and is valued at over $800.00.
Send an email to Membership or call (254) 953-1923 ext. 1132 for more information on your district’s membership status and other benefits.
The registration desk is located on the Ballroom level of Westin Washington, DC Downtown Hotel.
Membership is also located with us! Stop by and learn more about joining MCEC.
|Sunday, July 28, 2024
|5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
|Monday, July 29, 2024
|7:15 am to 8:30 pm
|Tuesday, July 30, 2024
|8:00 am to 5:00 pm
|Wednesday, July 31, 2024
|8:00 am to 12:00 pm
What impact did your overall experience have on your ability or willingness to support military and veteran-connected children through the following?
96% agree - Identifying useful resources and initiatives.
93% agree - Developing connections with colleagues and experts.
94% agree - Analyzing professional and personal practices through learning and insights obtained from presentations.
Registrations submitted online are sent a registration confirmation via email after receipt of registration and payment. This email is sent through our registration system and may filter into a spam/junk folder. If you do not receive your registration confirmation within two business days, please email GTSRegistration@MilitaryChild.org
Official registration confirmations for purchase orders or invoices will be sent after payment has been received.
All pre-summit sessions are eligible for CE hours. Participants can earn up to 6 CE hours for attending both the morning and afternoon sessions.
We are pleased to offer sessions during our regular conference this year for in-person attendees to earn up to 5 CE hours.
More information about specific credit bearing sessions at the GTS will be added soon” or “credit eligible sessions.
Thank you for choosing MCEC to earn your continuing education credits!
If you have any food allergies or specific dietary restrictions, we ask that you please email us in advance. Please email the Global Training Summit Coordinator.
Please join us for our “Newcomer Welcome” on Monday, July 29, 2024. Learn about MCEC programs and initiatives and — most importantly — learn how you can get the most out your 2024 GTS experience.