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Education Compact

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Summary

The desired outcome is that states participate in an interstate compact which establishes common guidelines for handling issues (class and course placement, records transfer, immunizations, graduation, and extra-curricular opportunities) that impact military children transitioning between schools.

Key Message

Military life creates challenges for children who attend ~8 schools in 12 years plus endure the anxiety of parental separation during deployments.

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Military life creates challenges for children who attend ~8 schools in 12 years plus endure the anxiety of parental separation during deployments.