There is still work to be done to ensure military kids have the tools they need to thrive. They represent the future of any family, and their success and empowerment matters as much as the success and empowerment of their military parents. That's why any sign of improvement in how families cope with the deployment of a loved one is significant - and worth replicating.
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By now, kids are back into the swing of school, reestablishing seats in the cafeteria, slipping prohibited gum paraphernalia into their pockets, and whispering in the hallways about the latest crushes. But not every kid is skipping off the bus each day.
More than one million school-aged children currently have parents in the military.
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Over the next year, I will work to expand the career and educational opportunities for our military spouses, so that they can pursue what they are passionate about.
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The specific challenges for our military families may not be clear to many Americans. This will soon change. First Lady Michelle Obama's initiative will highlight the struggles military children face.
"The last night of the conference we had an Open Mic, and every girl stood up and spoke about their own experiences," Moranda
The Department of Defense found that children at different stages of development are affected in different ways. Teenagers
Nothing worries my husband and me more about these seemingly unending wars than the impact they are having on our kids. I knowingly married a solder. But the kids didn't ask for this.